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bread

A comestible made from flour or meal by moistening, kneading into dough and baking.
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Her soul had been baked hard in the fire of adversity, and there was no altering it now; life to her was the hunt for daily bread, and ideas existed for her only as they bore upon that.
In ways so delicate that the most sensitive pride could not resent the favor, these true gentlefolk showed Polly their respect and regard, put many pleasures in her way, and when they paid her for her work, gave her also the hearty thanks that takes away all sense of degradation even from the humblest service, for money so earned and paid sweetens the daily bread it buys, and makes the mutual obligation a mutual benefit and pleasure.
It would lead him too far away from the actualities which are the daily bread of the public mind.
Ah, good Fairy, let us be your servants: give us but a few crumbs of your daily bread, and we will do all in our power to serve you.
There was not one in the place who had not pitied the unhappy creature, not one who would not have given him his daily bread.
Well; as you wish it, I will take a place, for it is long sin' I have seen people of my colour, eating their daily bread.
Gaining her freedom, my mother had to gain her daily bread next.
Both my sister and myself must depend on our own exertions to gain our daily bread.
He likes to come in saying he's worked for his daily bread like a laborer.
The revenue arising from his school was small, and would have been scarcely sufficient to furnish him with daily bread, for he was a huge feeder, and, though lank, had the dilating powers of an anaconda; but to help out his maintenance, he was, according to country custom in those parts, boarded and lodged at the houses of the farmers whose children he instructed.
Why, that's the daily bread of every remarkable man in this glorious kingdom of France
She also volunteered for many other organizations including the Hospital for Sick Children, the United Way, the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Daily Bread Food Bank and the Canadian Unrelated Bone Marrow Donor Registry.