Cornbread in a sentence

The word "cornbread" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of cornbread and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Cornbread

  • bread made primarily of cornmeal

How to use cornbread in a sentence. Cornbread pronunciation.

We mighty glad to eat grits an cornbread dat night.
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Cornbread was baked in the Heyward kitchen but biscuits also were baked twice daily and the Negroes were allowed to eat as many as they wished.
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On dis plantation dere was 'bout a hunnerd head; cookin' was done in de fireplace in iron pots and de meals was plenty of peas, greens, cornbread burnt co'n for coffee-often de marster bought some coffee fur us; we got water frum de open well.
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Sometimes when he opened his mouth to its utmost capacity he felt the joints slip and was compelled to put down the cornbread, or jole and greens, or the piece of 'possum he was eating, while his mouth remained a fixed abyss until the doctor came and restored it to a natural position by an exertion of muscular power that would have well-nigh lifted an ox. Uncle John Quarles, his home, his farm, his slaves, all were sources of never-ending delight.
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Dis cornbread can't go down too fas'.
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Yes ma'am, I likes cornbread.
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Cornbread, meat, peas and potatoes used to be the biggest part of folks livin' in olden days.
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Mother has her young chicken, and there's bacon and cornbread for the rest of us, so I hope the poor man won't go back hungry.
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In the red firelight a plain pine table was spread with a scant supper of cornbread and bacon and a cracked Wedgewood pitcher filled with buttermilk.
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On the steps of the old church, where she ate her lunch, she found a garrulous blind beggar with whom she divided her slender meal of bacon and cornbread.
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Smiling broadly, Tucker tossed a scrap of cornbread into Spy's open jaws; then his gaze travelled leisurely to the hen-house, which Lila had just unlocked.
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When they had now swallowed a few morsels of the sliced venison ham, prepared with all the delicacy the nearly exhausted resources of the vessel could supply, accompanied by a small portion of the cornbread of the Canadian, Captain de Haldimar prevailed on them to swallow a few drops of the spirit that still remained in the canteen given them by Erskine on their departure from Detroit.
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Plates heaped with cornbread and with biscuit, poorly baked and now cold, were placed on each side.
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Hog meat and cornbread most all the time.
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I should engage Mandy Berry, colored, to fry for them some spring chickens and make for them a few pones of real cornbread.
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Examples of Cornbread

Example #1
When we livin at Titusville, I see my old mammy comin up de road jus as plain as day.
Example #2
Did I git back to dat house!
Example #3
The dishes were made of tin and the drinking vessels were made from gourds.
Example #4
They did not sit to the table with the master and his family, but ate the same kind of food that was served them.
Example #5
In her own vernacular, Margrett Nickerson was "born to William A. Carr, on his plantation near Jackson, Leon County, many years ago.
Example #6
Only memories of a kind master in his days of servitude remain with him as he recalls the dark days of slavery.