toast (n.) Old form(s): tost , Toste
piece of hot toast, sop
MW III.v.3[Falstaff to Bardolph] fetch me a quart of sack - put a toast in't [i.e. to warm up the drink]
TC I.iii.45[Nestor to Agamemnon, of a boat in a storm] Either to harbour fled / Or made a toast for Neptune
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