corn dog

noun

Definition of corn dog

: a frankfurter dipped in cornmeal batter, fried, and served on a stick

Examples of corn dog in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Or a corn dog with a size of mozzarella sticks or a Dover sole with haricorts verts? Shivani Vora, Forbes, 2 Nov. 2021 Corn dogs: Like the margarita, several people and states have claimed to have invented the corn dog. Timothy Fanning, San Antonio Express-News, 14 Oct. 2021 The only person who needs an air fryer is someone who has no other oven and craves a corn dog. Alex Beggs, Bon Appétit, 7 Oct. 2021 Enter the kielbasa corn dog, which must have weighed in at over two pounds. Andi Berlin, The Arizona Republic, 5 Oct. 2021 Nothing, Kevin says, trumps a corn dog at the State Fair. Dallas News, 21 Sep. 2021 Jenner listened intently, looking away only to take a bite from a corn dog on the blue cafeteria tray in front of her. Los Angeles Times, 11 Sep. 2021 Like their doughnuts, the corn dog batter is also made with sticky sweet rice flour. Priscilla Totiyapungprasert, The Arizona Republic, 10 Sep. 2021 Those corn dog sausages snapped with natural casings, too tough for the fried cornmeal coating. Louisa Chu, chicagotribune.com, 7 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of corn dog

1939, in the meaning defined above

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“Corn dog.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corn%20dog. Accessed 26 Nov. 2021.

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corn dog

noun

English Language Learners Definition of corn dog

: a hot dog covered with a mixture of cornmeal that is fried and served on a stick

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