Definition of Hoecakes

1. Noun. (plural of hoecake) ¹



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Definition of Hoecakes

1. hoecake [n] - See also: hoecake

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hoecakes

hodoscope
hodoscopes
hods
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hoe-bag
hoe-bags
hoe-down
hoe bag
hoe bags
hoe down
hoe excavator
hoe handle
hoe scaler
hoecake
hoecakes (current term)
hoed
hoedown
hoedowns
hoeing
hoelike
hoelite
hoemother
hoer
hoers
hoes
hof
hofs
hoful
hog

Literary usage of Hoecakes

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1. From Cape Cod to Dixie and the Tropics by John Milton Mackie (1864)
"Exactly—hoecakes, and venison steak, and fresh butter." " Hot milk ? " " No; give me the cold cream. No such cream as this in York, Gusty ! ..."

2. The Siege of Richmond: A Narrative of the Military Operations of Major by Joel Cook (1862)
"The inmates of every negro-hut were besought for " hoecakes;" and when the amazed ... Plaguing the negroes for "hoecakes" was usually the greatest extent of ..."

3. Proceedings ... Annual Convention. (1891)
"... eat it in the form of pork, thereby losing the nutritious proteine, when they should eat it directly from the cob, or at least in the form of hoecakes. ..."

4. My Southern Friends by James Roberts Gilmore (1863)
"Not a solitary fire slumbered on the bare clay hearths, and not a single darky stood sentry over the loose pork and neglected hoecakes, or kept at bay the ..."

5. Field, Camp, Hospital and Prison in the Civil War, 1863-1865 by Charles Alfred Humphreys (1918)
"Mrs. Washington is a fine lady and a generous provider, as witness her table loaded with honey, apple butter, cider, hoecakes, corn cakes, apples, ..."

6. Virginia and Virginians: Eminent Virginians ... History of Virginia from by Robert Alonzo Brock, Virgil Anson Lewis (1888)
"... breakfast usually consisting of two small cups of tea and three or four "hoecakes." Immediately after breakfast he mounted his horse and made a personal ..."

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