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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Cornbread usually cooked on a griddle (chiefly New England).

Usage examples (25)
  • In that case, it's much like johnnycake, which is a moist cornbread served with syrup, usually - in my case - for supper.
  • But he also had some chewy, stale johnnycake and a small jar of honey.
  • Mother Bear passed him the johnnycake, and gave him a big dish of blackberries and a brown mug full of milk.
  • Shell was hopeless at school, a good-joke johnnycake, in trouble with the masters and in the skirts of the misses. for more
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