Synonyms for wafer

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I go in with him, and as we are coming out, I ask him child-like for a wafer.

Neither were to be had, and he was fain to put up with a wafer.

It was about as large around as a wafer, but somewhat thicker.

They give him a slice of bread a little larger than a dollar and as thin as a wafer.

The frog was caught and killed, the wafer got back, and the girl recovered.

What were they doing when they lifted the wafer above their heads?

When you shall have read it, be so good as to stick a wafer in it.

A paper trimmer and mat cutter can be made from a wafer razor blade.

They celebrated at this time the festival of the wafer or cake.

For use, the paper is wetted where the wafer is to be applied.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Anglo-French wafre, Old North French waufre "honeycomb, wafer," perhaps from Frankish (cf. Flemish wafer, altered from Middle Dutch wafel "honeycomb;" see waffle (n.)). Also found in Old French as gaufre, gofre "wafer, waffle." Eucharistic bread first so called 1550s.

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