Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!
Sorry, no definitions found.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Log in or sign up to add your own related words.
Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.
bilby commented on the word hard tack
"It is known by other names such as pilot bread (as rations for bush pilots), ship's biscuit, sea biscuit, sea bread (as rations for sailors) or pejoratively 'dog biscuits', 'tooth dullers', 'sheet iron' or "molar breakers'."- Wikipedia.
October 20, 2008