Definition of oyster cracker in English:

oyster cracker


  • A small, round soda cracker served with soup, oysters, etc.

    ‘Some examples of this sort are the small oyster cracker, used on top of seafood chowders, and the crackers known as ship's biscuit (or pilot biscuit or sea biscuit).’
    • ‘Remove bay leaf before serving; top with parsley and serve with oyster crackers.’
    • ‘New England Clam Chowder with oyster crackers would also be a fitting selection.’
    • ‘Finally he brought out a two mugs of hot chocolate and little oyster crackers in a basket.’