corn bread


Definition of corn bread

: bread made with cornmeal

Examples of corn bread in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This deliciously sweet and incredibly versatile vegetable is perfect tossed into salads and salsas, creamed into soups or packed into corn cakes and corn bread. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, "Mexican street corn: Easy and cheesy take on corn-on-the-cob," 9 July 2020 The meals range from potato bread to apricot and prune marmalade, scalloped cabbage, corn bread, bean and tomato stew, savory rice, poultry with peas, buckwheat chocolate cake, and chocolate fudge frosting. Alex Fox, Smithsonian Magazine, "Cook These Quarantine-Friendly World War I Recipes," 16 Apr. 2020 Think hummus and pita bread, vegetarian chili and corn bread, or beans and rice. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, "Baked Beans: Classic recipe makes use of pantry ingredients," 29 Mar. 2020 Choice of two entrees to be served family style to your party — either grilled cheese and tomato soup or chili and corn bread. Amy Schwabe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "The Racine Zoo's family-focused 'Winter Picnic in a Snow Globe' includes a meal, board games and an animal visit, inside an outdoor dome," 10 Jan. 2020 Watch: How to make Buffalo Chicken Dip Ham and Cheese Biscuit Bites Want an alternative to corn bread to go with Super Bowl soups, stews and chili? oregonlive, "54 Super Bowl party foods for the ultimate snack-attack," 27 Jan. 2020 Military veterans were provided a free lunch of various soups and corn bread on Friday at Smith School in Berea to honor their service to their country. Beth Mlady, cleveland, "Berea honors veterans at Soup for Soldiers," 9 Nov. 2019 And a Bolivian corn cake called huminta inspires our search for a better corn bread, combining finely ground cornmeal and fresh corn kernels., "Colombian Braised Beef (Posta Negra)," 23 Oct. 2019 Malek even named his latest flavors after camping food favorites: skillet corn bread, s’mores, buttermilk pancakes, barbecue sauce and more. Washington Post, "Experts’ favorite coolers for picnics, camping and more," 19 June 2019

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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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14 Jul 2020

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“Corn bread.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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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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