Dictionary.com

anadama bread

[ an-uh-dam-uh ]
/ ˌæn əˈdæm ə /
Save This Word!

noun
a yeast-raised bread having corn meal and molasses among its ingredients: a traditional food of colonial America.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “ITS” VS. “IT’S”!
Apostrophes can be tricky; prove you know the difference between "it’s" and "its" in this crafty quiz!
Question 1 of 8
On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.

Origin of anadama bread

First recorded in 1910–15; origin obscure; the various anecdotes ascribing it to a permutation of “Anna damn her” or “Anna's damn bread” are purely folk etymologies
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use anadama bread in a sentence

FEEDBACK