breadbox [bred-boks] EXAMPLES|WORD ORIGIN noun an airtight, or nearly airtight, boxlike container, as of metal or plastic, for storingand other baked goods to keep them fresh.
Origin of breadbox+ Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 Examples from the Web for breadbox Historical Examples of breadbox
Susan said, contentedly, as she ransacked the breadbox for crumbs.
He covered the kettle of potatoes and left them on the table, and put the biscuits in the breadbox.
James Arthur Kjelgaard
Suspend a shelf, breadbox or rack with wire around which is tied a piece of cotton cloth, saturated with a mineral oil.