Definition of Corncake

1. Noun. (regional US) johnnycake ¹



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Definition of Corncake

1. a cake made of cornmeal [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Corncake

cornacres
cornage
cornages
cornamute
cornamutes
cornball
cornbind
cornbraid
cornbraided
cornbraiding
cornbraids
cornbrash
cornbread
cornbreads
corncake (current term)
corncakes
corncob
corncobs
corncockle
corncockles
corncrake
corncrakes
corncrib
corncribs
corncutter
corncutters
corndodger
corndodgers
corndog

Literary usage of Corncake

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1. Changing Africa: The First Literary Generation of Independent Cape Verde by Gerald M. Moser (1992)
"You gave them your cornmeal corn soup with meat beans with salt pork. Popcorn sweet potatoes noodles with chicken corncake with milk. ..."

2. Good Things to Eat, as Suggested by Rufus: A Collection of Practical Recipes by Rufus Estes (1911)
"... 101 Coffee eclairs 101 COOKIES— Sugar 103 Soft ginger 103 CORN— Boiled 61 Fried 67 Fritters 61 Stewed with cream 73 Toast 47 Com beef hash 23 corncake, ..."

3. The Journal of Geography by National Council of Geography Teachers (U.S.) (1906)
"... the commonest one, which frequently forms the sole food of the very poor, is the tortilla or flat, unleavened corncake. Considerable labor is necessary ..."

4. The Bookman (1907)
"Her voice had a croaking sound—rather like the dry rattle of a corncake. Her only other comment was apart to Mr. Horner, that for a barnyard cock it was ..."

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