corn dodger

noun

Definition of corn dodger 

chiefly Southern US and Midland US

: a cake of corn bread that is fried, baked, or boiled as a dumpling

First Known Use of corn dodger

1834, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about corn dodger

Share corn dodger

Statistics for corn dodger

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for corn dodger

The first known use of corn dodger was in 1834

See more words from the same year

Comments on corn dodger

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to express warning or disapproval

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Autumn Words of the Day 2018

  • a-top-down-image-of-road-through-an-autumn-forest
  • Which is a synonym of fugacious?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!