Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio » Dictionary » H » Home-loving ... Homo


Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does hominy mean? 

HOMINY (noun)
  The noun HOMINY has 1 sense:

1. hulled corn with the bran and germ removed

  Familiarity information: HOMINY used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

HOMINY (noun)

Sense 1hominy [BACK TO TOP]


Hulled corn with the bran and germ removed

Classified under:

Nouns denoting foods and drinks

Hypernyms ("hominy" is a kind of...):

corn; edible corn (ears of corn grown for human food)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "hominy"):

lye hominy (hominy prepared by bleaching in lye)

pearl hominy (hominy prepared by milling to pellets of medium size)

 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"A picture is worth a thousand words." (English proverb)

"The cheap thing isnít without problem, the expensive without help." (Afghanistan proverb)

"The wound of words is worse than the wound of swords." (Arabic proverb)

"Don't postpone until tomorrow, what you can do today." (Dutch proverb)

 Related FAQs: 

Page delivered in 0.0413 seconds

AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the dictionary to your list of search providers.

Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


Other popular searches: