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 Food trucks sold tacos and corn dogs but the crowd was large enough to slow down the internet service, crashing credit card readers. John Wisely, Detroit Free Press, 2 May 2024 Casey’s Corner offers hot dogs, corn dog nuggets, and french fries. Jacqueline Dole, Travel + Leisure, 1 May 2024 In the first inning (hot dog), Soo served a take on Korean corn dogs, using french fries in his batter and served with wasabi and jalapeno mayo. Rachel Bernhard, Journal Sentinel, 1 May 2024 Indulge in classic kids menu items like corn dogs or spaghetti and meatballs, or try out elevated versions of fan-favorites like the Golden Gate Grilled Cheese or Extra-Special Quesadillas. Kara Peeler, Sunset Magazine, 23 Apr. 2024 See all Example Sentences for corn dog 

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Word History

First Known Use

1939, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of corn dog was in 1939

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“Corn dog.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

Kids Definition

corn dog

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