corn pone

corn pone

noun Southern U.S.
corn bread, especially of a plain or simple kind.

1855–60, Americanism Unabridged


adjective Usually Disparaging.
of or characteristic of an unsophisticated rural person, especially from the South; hick: a corn-pone accent.

1965–70 Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
corn pone
(Southern US) Sometimes shortened to: pone corn bread, esp a plain type made with water

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