corn bread


Definition of corn bread

: bread made with cornmeal

Examples of corn bread in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The main menu item will be a taco comprising tomatillo chicken, corn bread, honey vinaigrette slaw, jalapeno ranch and cotija cheese served on a half-corn, half-flour tortilla. Tirion Morris, The Arizona Republic, 9 Aug. 2021 Bake the corn bread until a cake tester inserted into the center comes out clean, about 45 minutes. Beth Segal, cleveland, 6 Aug. 2021 Called panqué de elote, pan de elote, or pastel de elote, its texture lands somewhere between cake and corn bread while hinting at custard., 21 July 2021 Don't miss out on the corn bread and rawbar, either. Michael Agresta, Travel + Leisure, 4 July 2021 The smell of fried chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, corn bread and cobbler wafted through the pines as the church ladies spread their treasures across a line of picnic tables. J.d. Crowe |, al, 11 July 2021 The revised menu still included collard greens, corn bread, mashed potatoes and meatloaf. CBS News, 23 June 2021 His skin reminds me of the dark crust on Momma's corn bread. Ew Staff,, 21 May 2021 For sides, the restaurant will have smoked beans, fries, sweet potato fries, tater tots, coleslaw, potato salad and corn bread. Hannah Kirby, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 18 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of corn bread

1719, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of corn bread was in 1719

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“Corn bread.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of corn bread

: a kind of bread or cake that is made with cornmeal

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Kids Definition of corn bread

: bread made with cornmeal

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