Be toast

be in trouble: 'You can smoke at school, but if you get caught, you're toast'

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • toast — [ tost ] n. m. • XIXe; toste 1750; mot angl. « pain grillé », et fig. au sens 1; de l a. fr. toster « griller » du lat. tostus, p. p. de torrere « griller » → torréfier 1 ♦ Action (fait de lever son verre) ou discours par quoi l on propose de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Toast (disambiguation) — Toast may mean:Food*Toast, bread browned with dry heat *Melba toast, a very dry, crisp, thinly sliced toast *French toast, a popular breakfast food *Toasted sandwich, a type of sandwich * Toast is a word for sliced bread in several European… …   Wikipedia

  • toast — TOÁST, toasturi, s.n. Urare făcută la o masă în cinstea unei persoane sau a unui eveniment, însoţită de ridicarea paharului; scurt discurs ţinut cu acest prilej. – Din fr. toast. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  TOÁST s. (rar) vivat …   Dicționar Român

  • Toast Hawaii — oder Hawaii Toast ist ein mit Schinken, Ananas und Käse belegter, überbackener Toast, der in Deutschland in den 1950er Jahren populär wurde. Zur Zubereitung wird ein leicht geröstetes Toastbrot gebuttert, mit je einer Scheibe Kochschinken oder… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Toast (Carolina del Norte) — Toast Lugar designado por el censo de los Estados Unidos Ubicac …   Wikipedia Español

  • Toast — kann bedeuten: Toastbrot ein Trinkspruch (englisch toast), siehe Prosit oder Trinkkultur#Trinksitten Toast (Film), ein britischer Film aus dem Jahr 2010 Toast (Brennprogramm), ein Brennprogramm unter dem Betriebssystem Mac OS X Toast… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Toast — Toast, n. [OF. toste, or tost[ e]e, toasted bread. See {Toast}, v.] 1. Bread dried and browned before a fire, usually in slices; also, a kind of food prepared by putting slices of toasted bread into milk, gravy, etc. [1913 Webster] My sober… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Toast rack — Toast Toast, n. [OF. toste, or tost[ e]e, toasted bread. See {Toast}, v.] 1. Bread dried and browned before a fire, usually in slices; also, a kind of food prepared by putting slices of toasted bread into milk, gravy, etc. [1913 Webster] My sober …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Toast — Toast, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Toasted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Toasting}.] [OF. toster to roast, toast, fr. L. torrere, tostum, to parch, roast. See {Torrid}.] 1. To dry and brown by the heat of a fire; as, to toast bread. [1913 Webster] 2. To warm… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Toast — Sm geröstetes Weißbrot, Trinkspruch std. (18. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. toast, zu ne. toast rösten , aus afrz. toster, zu l. tōstus getrocknet , dem PPP. von l. torrēre (tōstum) dörren, rösten, versengen . Die Bedeutungsentwicklung zu… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • toast — ► NOUN 1) sliced bread browned on both sides by exposure to radiant heat. 2) an act of raising glasses at a gathering and drinking together in honour of a person or thing. 3) a person who is toasted or held in high regard. ► VERB 1) cook or brown …   English terms dictionary


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