Definition of bush bread in English:

bush bread


mass nounNZ, Australian
  • Unleavened bread traditionally baked in a lidded pot placed in wood ashes; damper.

    ‘he was offered food in the form of goat meat and bush bread’
    • ‘There are species of clover-like fern native to Australia, also known as ngardu, from which bush bread is made.’
    • ‘For dessert, he prepared his specialty dish - delicious bush bread that tasted like fragrant scones.’
    • ‘My daughter has made flour damper here, or what you call bush bread.’
    • ‘He relished this steaming hot, fragrant bush bread above all other foods.’
    • ‘Those of you who enjoy whittling green sticks into skewers can make damper bread, a traditional Australian bush bread.’