Definition of corn roast in English:

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corn roast

noun

Canadian
A party at which green maize is roasted and eaten.
Example sentences
  • The protesters were trying to disrupt a Liberal corn roast hosted by Canadian Foreign Minister Pierre Pettigrew at Parc Patro Le Prévost, on Christophe-Colomb and Jean-Talon, but were not allowed in.
  • The Simon Fraser Student Society had a large presence in the mall throughout the week, introducing itself to students by hosting a free corn roast on Tuesday afternoon and a free pancake breakfast on Wednesday morning.
  • Especially play these up if your gathering is informal - a corn roast, a bonfire, a jeans and sweater evening.

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