Definition of corncob pipe in English:

Share this entry

corncob pipe

Pronunciation: /ˈkôrnˌkäb pīp/


A tobacco pipe with a bowl made from a dried corncob.
Example sentences
  • Smoothing up the cob on a belt sander will leave you with an appearance very like those commercially made corn-cob pipes and give you some really nice looking floats.
  • No corn-cob pipe is fit for anything until it has been used at least a fortnight.
  • Many people believe that after consuming so much beer one lazy afternoon, one of our founding members became disoriented and misplaced his corn-cob pipe and asked his brethren if any of them had seen it.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: corn·cob pipe

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.