or john·ny cake
- a cake or bread made of corn meal and water or milk, usually cooked on a griddle.
Origin of johnnycake
Regional variation note
Related Words for johnnycakecake, waffle, crepe, wheat, blanket, sourdough, johnnycake, flapjack, griddlecake, battercake
Examples from the Web for johnnycake
Historical Examples of johnnycake
Ye'll find a haunch of venison in the cupboard that I roasted to-day, and some johnnycake; I doubt ef either be cold.Holiday Tales
W. H. H. Murray
I guess my coffees biled sufficient, and Im about to fry me a mess of bacon and johnnycake.
He was a tremendous big feller, said MGraw, heaping a tin plate with johnnycake and pouring bacon grease over it.
The steaks were capital; and as for the johnnycake, nobody in all Benton Valley could beat aunt Judith at that sort of thing.Winter Fun
William O. Stoddard