POPCORN in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of POPCORN
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popcorn
 n.  small kernels of corn exploded by heat
Example Sentence:
1  Depends on how much popcorn you want to make as to how much you should add.
Classic Sentence:
1  The animal broke into a shambling trot, his breath panting and labored, and the wagon swayed forward with a jolt that threw them about like popcorn in a popper.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII
2  We hung it with the gingerbread animals, strings of popcorn, and bits of candle which Fuchs had fitted into pasteboard sockets.
My Antonia By Willa Cather
Get Context   In BOOK 1. The Shimerdas: XI
3  We had begun to roll popcorn balls with syrup when we heard a knock at the back door, and Tony dropped her spoon and went to open it.
My Antonia By Willa Cather
Get Context   In BOOK 2. The Hired Girls: IV
4  She took a few grains of the popcorn we pressed upon her, eating them discreetly and taking care not to get her fingers sticky.
My Antonia By Willa Cather
Get Context   In BOOK 2. The Hired Girls: IV
5  The popcorn man wheeled his glass wagon under the big cottonwood by the door, and lounged in the sun, sure of a good trade when the dancing was over.
My Antonia By Willa Cather
Get Context   In BOOK 2. The Hired Girls: VIII
6  Even on the hottest afternoons the cottonwoods made a rustling shade, and the air smelled of popcorn and melted butter, and Bouncing Bets wilting in the sun.
My Antonia By Willa Cather
Get Context   In BOOK 2. The Hired Girls: VIII