Associations to the word «Sandwich»

Pictures for the word «Sandwich»


SANDWICH, noun. A dish or foodstuff where two or more slices of bread serve as the wrapper or container of some other food.
SANDWICH, noun. (by extension) Any combination formed by layering one type of material between two layers of some other material.
SANDWICH, verb. To place one item between two other, usually flat, items
SANDWICH, verb. (figuratively) To put or set something between two others, in time.
SANDWICH, adjective. (US) Of a meal or serving size that is smaller than a dinner.
SANDWICH, proper noun. A town in Kent, south-east England, one of the historic Cinque Ports
SANDWICH, proper noun. An English habitational surname originating from this town
SANDWICH, proper noun. One of several younger towns named after the town in Kent or after a person bearing the surname:
SANDWICH BAR, noun. A restaurant or takeaway food shop that primarily sells sandwiches.
SANDWICH BAR, noun. A self-service area where sandwiches can be prepared.
SANDWICH BARS, noun. Plural of sandwich bar
SANDWICH BOARD, noun. A person-sized, wearable billboard or advertisement consisting of two printed boards strung together so that they hang over the shoulders, thereby sandwiching the wearer.
SANDWICH BOARD, verb. To advertise or campaign using a sandwich board; to wear a sandwich board.
SANDWICH BOARDS, noun. Plural of sandwich board
SANDWICH COIN, noun. A type of sleight of hand trick whereby a coin is sandwiched between two playing cards and apparently made to vanish.
SANDWICH COMPOUND, noun. (chemistry) any compound in which a metal atom is located between the faces of two planes of atoms, especially between two rings
SANDWICH COMPOUNDS, noun. Plural of sandwich compound
SANDWICH COOKIE, noun. Cookie sandwich
SANDWICH COOKIES, noun. Plural of sandwich cookie
SANDWICH GENERATION, noun. The generation of people who are the children of baby boomers, whose lifestyle is governed by the fact that they must simultaneously care for the needs of their children and their own elderly parents.
SANDWICH GENERATIONS, noun. Plural of sandwich generation
SANDWICH GIRDER, noun. A girder consisting of two parallel wooden beams, between which is an iron plate, the whole clamped together by iron bolts.
SANDWICH ISLANDER, noun. A person from the Sandwich Islands.
SANDWICH ISLANDS, proper noun. (obsolete) Hawaiian Islands (an early name for the archipelago of nineteen Hawaiian Islands)
SANDWICH PAPER, noun. Wax paper
SANDWICH TERN, noun. A species of tern, Thalasseus sandvicensis.
SANDWICH TERN, noun. A tern of the species Thalasseus sandvicensis
SANDWICH TERNS, noun. Plural of Sandwich Tern

Dictionary definition

SANDWICH, noun. Two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them.
SANDWICH, verb. Make into a sandwich.
SANDWICH, verb. Insert or squeeze tightly between two people or objects; "She was sandwiched in her airplane seat between two fat men".

Wise words

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