The Alternative Korean Dictionary: 콩밥 먹다

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Entry definition

콩밥 먹다 〈kongbab meogda〉 etymology From 콩밥을 먹다 (to eat rice with beans). Rice with beans is a staple food in the South Korean prison systems. (cf. porridge in the British prison system) pronunciation {{ko-IPA}}
noun: {{ko-verb}}
  1. (slang) to be in prison

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