cornpone

adjective
corn·​pone | \ ˈkȯrn-ˌpōn How to pronounce cornpone (audio) \

Definition of cornpone

 (Entry 1 of 2)

corn pone

noun

Definition of corn pone (Entry 2 of 2)

Southern & Midland
: corn bread often made without milk or eggs and baked or fried

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Synonyms: Adjective

corn-fed, cornball, corny, hokey

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Examples of cornpone in a Sentence

Adjective

the comedian's cornpone wisecracks were old even in the days of vaudeville

First Known Use of cornpone

Adjective

1972, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1859, in the meaning defined above

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cornpone

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of cornpone

US, informal : of, relating to, or appealing to people who live on farms away from big cities

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