- bread|bas|ket «BREHD BAS kiht, -BAHS-», noun.1. a basket or tray for holding or carrying bread.2. Figurative. a region that is a chief source of grain: »
... Alentejo, the rich breadbasket province of rolling wheat and cork groves (Atlantic).3. Slang, Figurative. the stomach.4. Slang. a large aerial bomb containing a cluster of smaller explosive or incendiary bombs.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.