Simple Definition of scone
: a small, often sweet bread that sometimes has pieces of dried fruit in it
Full Definition of scone
: a rich quick bread cut into usually triangular shapes and cooked on a griddle or baked on a sheet
Origin of scone
perhaps from Dutch schoonbrood fine white bread, from schoon pure, clean + brood bread
First Known Use: 1513
Definition of Scone
locality E Scotland NE of Perth pop 3713
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