Definition of spoon bread in English:

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spoon bread

noun

US
Soft cornbread served with a spoon.
Example sentences
  • In the USA, the meaning of ‘batter’ extends to some thicker mixtures such as those for cake and for spoon bread (sometimes called ‘batter bread’).
  • My wife used a large biscuit cutter to make rounds of spoon bread for her composed dinner plates.
  • I've made lots of spoon breads, corn breads, and expected this to be more like those.

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