noun \ˈskōn, ˈskän\

: 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


geographical name \ˈskün\

Definition of SCONE

locality E Scotland NE of Perth pop 3713


Next Word in the Dictionary: scooch
Previous Word in the Dictionary: sconcheon
All Words Near: scone

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up scone? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More