Definition of hoecake in English:


Line breaks: hoe|cake
Pronunciation: /ˈhəʊkeɪk


  • A coarse cake of maize flour, originally baked on the blade of a hoe.
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    • Three hours later, two steaks, seven hoecakes, five cups of coffee and a huge plate of beans later, he stepped out of Mary's place, contented for the first time in well over a month.
    • During the colonial period, heavy breakfast meals of hoecakes and molasses were prepared to fuel the slaves for work.
    • He baked hoecakes for the kids in a skillet over an open fire.

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