What does the word porridge mean?

Usage examples for porridge

  1. He strutted up and down in front of Phil, with a look of inordinate pride on his big, porridge- soft, Simple Simon face. – The Spoilers of the Valley by Robert Watson
  2. The mother distributed the porridge and gave each a spoon but she looked anxious. – The Children's Book of Christmas Stories by Various
  3. It was the story of the Three Bears they were playing, and there they all were, the Big Bear and the Middle- Sized Bear and the Littlest Bear, with their bowls of porridge and their beds made by putting two chairs together. – Four Little Blossoms and Their Winter Fun by Mabel C. Hawley