Definition of water biscuit in US English:

water biscuit


  • A thin, crisp unsweetened cracker made from flour and water.

    • ‘The cheese came served with water biscuits and an impressive array of preserved fruit, walnuts and grapes.’
    • ‘When the cheeseboard arrives will people forego the offer of a knife and instead try to slice a mature manchego with a crumbly water biscuit?’
    • ‘My paté was also excellent although I would have described the water biscuits as bread sticks!’


water biscuit

/ˈwɔdər ˌbɪskɪt/