noun South Midland and Southern U.S.
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Examples from the Web for pones
His waist was thick with pones of sinew bulging over the hips, as one sees in the statue of Discobolus.The Cruise of the Dry Dock|T. S. Stribling
As a hungry boy I used sometimes to think that pones and "Johnny-reb toast" were pretty nearly worth the War to us!When Life Was Young|C. A. Stephens
Make the pones about an inch thick, four inches long, and two and a half broad.Dishes & Beverages of the Old South|Martha McCulloch Williams
Some of the pones had also the appearance of slow convalescence from chill and fever.Under the Stars and Bars|Walter A. Clark
All he gave them to eat was unsalted millet bread, baked like pones, or entirely unbaked dough.