cereal
Pronunciation
  • IPA: [ˈsɪəɹiːəɫ]

Noun

cereal

  1. (countable) A type of grass (such as wheat, rice or oats) cultivated for its edible grains.
  2. (uncountable) The grains of such a grass.
  3. (uncountable) Breakfast cereal.
    Would you like some cereal?
    Which cereal would you like for breakfast?
Synonyms
  • (edible grains) foodgrain
Related terms Translations Translations
Cereal
Proper noun
  1. A village in Alberta, Canada.

Adjective

cereal

  1. Of or relating to the goddess Ceres.
    • 2013, Giovanni Casadio, Patricia A. Johnston, Mystic Cults in Magna Graecia
      By means of statues and coinage depicting his wife Livia in the guise of Ceres and himself in the Cereal crown of the Arval Brethren, Augustus implied that his own godlike charisma helped keep the plebeians fed […]



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