What does the word bread mean?

Usage examples for bread

  1. Will ye cut yourself a bit o' bread, sir? – North, South and Over the Sea by M.E. Francis (Mrs. Francis Blundell)
  2. " It is the last bread they will ever eat," said their companions. – The Story of Magellan and The Discovery of the Philippines by Hezekiah Butterworth
  3. The bread turned to gold under his fingers. – The Beacon Second Reader by James H. Fassett