beaten biscuit


noun Southern U.S.

a hard, unleavened biscuit, made to rise by pounding and folding the dough.

Nearby words

  1. beat-up,
  2. beatable,
  3. beatbox,
  4. beatboxing,
  5. beaten,
  6. beaten track,
  7. beatenest,
  8. beater,
  9. beatific,
  10. beatification

Origin of beaten biscuit

An Americanism dating back to 1875–80

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