corn-fed corn-fed

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) fed on corn
  2. (adj) strong and healthy but not sophisticated

Usage(s):

  1. He wanted to prove that Georgia's peanut-fed hogs were as good as the Midwest's corn-fed animals.
  2. As it turned out, audiences liked watching corn-fed young dudes cling to enraged animals for dear life.
  3. We meet the meat, most of it miserable, corn-fed, dosed with antibiotics and on its way to centralized slaughterhouses and processing plants.

News

  • 'Orphan Black's' Dylan Bruce to guest star on 'Arrow'

    By Jethro Nededog LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Dylan Bruce is coming to The CW's "Arrow," a Warner Bros. Television representative told TheWrap. The "Orphan Black" star will play Adam Donner, Laurel's (Katie Cassidy) new co-worker on the Season 2 premiere episode and the third episode. He is described as "a corn-fed, All-American lawyer who is described as smart and charismatic." On the BBC ...
    on August 3, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "If you take a McDonald's meal, you don't realize it when you eat it, but you're eating corn," Mr. Pollan says in the film. "Beef has been corn-fed. Soda is corn. Even the French fries - half the calories in the French fries come from the fat...
    on Oct 9, 2007 By: Michael Pollan Source: New York Times

  2. "The solution to the issue of corn-fed ethanol is cellulosic ethanol," President Bush told reporters Tuesday.
    on Apr 30, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Christian Science Monitor

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