Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Chiefly Southern U.S. A small round cornmeal cake that is baked or fried.
  • n. Chiefly Southern Atlantic U.S. A dumpling of cornmeal that is boiled or steamed. Also called regionally dodger.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A cake made of the meal of Indian corn, wrapped in a covering of husks or paper, and baked under the embers.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A cake made of the meal of Indian corn, wrapped in a covering of husks or paper, and baked under the embers.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of cake made of the meal of Indian corn, and baked very hard.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small oval cake of corn bread baked or fried (chiefly southern)

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Examples

  • They don't have anything to eat but cabbage and corndodger, and they have to eat that out of tin pans.

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