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gingerbread

gin·ger·bread

gingerbread

 
pronunciation:
jIn jr bred
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a type of cake or cookie flavored with ginger and sweetened with molasses.
definition 2: excessively ornate decoration, as on a building or furniture.
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part of speech: adjective
definition: excessively ornate, esp. as applied to buildings; gaudy.