EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RUSK
The yeast, &c., in the rusk will cause it to puff up very light.
The little girl knew Maslova, and when she saw her face and the rusk she let her take her.
He was drinking a cup of thick, syrupy coffee, and soaking a rusk in it.
Mrs. Rusk was fond of assuring me that Madame 'did not like a bone in my skin.'
Shortly after I heard his man, Ridley, talking with Mrs. Rusk in the gallery.
One day Mrs. Rusk was in the oak-room, I being then about fourteen.
I also heard Mrs. Rusk, in a minute or two more, emerge I suppose from the study.
I met Mrs. Rusk bustling along the passage with a housemaid.
And Mrs. Rusk sat down and laughed heartily, ending with a crow of derision.
Mrs. Rusk, law bless you, she's no more meaning in what she says than the child unborn.'
"light, crisp bits of bread or biscuit," 1590s, from Spanish or Portuguese rosca "roll, twist of bread," literally "coil, anything round and spiral," of unknown origin, perhaps from a pre-Latin Iberian word.