Definition of corn pone in English:

corn pone

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noun

[mass noun]
  • Unleavened maize bread.
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    • We stop off for a drink of water and a bite of corn pone in the kitchen of Hannah Ingram.
    • She'd feed Gypsy cold corn pones and they'd run a mile or so to the creek to play.
    • And, like Twain, people fond of corn pone remember it with specificity.

adjective

(corn-pone) • informal Back to top  
  • Rustic; unsophisticated: country music and corn-pone humor
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    • He must restrict himself to corn-pone opinions - at least on the surface.
    • Broadly speaking, there are none but corn-pone opinions.

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