corn pone
noun Date: 1859 Southern & Midland corn bread often made without milk or eggs and baked or fried

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  • corn pone — [ˈko:n pəun US ˈko:rn poun] n [U] [Date: 1800 1900; Origin: pone bread 1600 1700 From an Algonquian language] a kind of American bread made from cornmeal …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • corn pone — [ kɔrn ,poun ] noun uncount AMERICAN a type of bread made from CORN …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • corn pone — corn′ pone n. Southern U.S. dial. corn bread, esp. of a plain kind …   From formal English to slang

  • corn pone — ☆ corn pone n. Chiefly South a kind of corn bread baked in small oval loaves, or pones …   English World dictionary

  • corn pone — noun South & Midland : corn bread often made without milk or eggs, shaped in irregular ovals by the palm of the hand, and baked or fried on a griddle * * * Southern U.S. corn bread, esp. of a plain or simple kind. [1855 60, Amer.] * * * corn pone …   Useful english dictionary

  • corn-pone — /kawrn pohn /, adj. Usually Disparaging. of or characteristic of an unsophisticated rural person, esp. from the South; hick: a corn pone accent. [1965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • corn-pone — /kawrn pohn /, adj. Usually Disparaging. of or characteristic of an unsophisticated rural person, esp. from the South; hick: a corn pone accent. [1965 70] …   Useful english dictionary

  • corn pone — Southern U.S. corn bread, esp. of a plain or simple kind. [1855 60, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • corn pone — noun (U) a kind of American bread made from corn meal …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • corn pone — US noun unleavened maize bread, originally as prepared by North American Indians. adjective (cornpone) informal rustic; unsophisticated …   English new terms dictionary

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