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a slice of the cake

Definition of a slice of the cake


  1. :  a portion or share of something <My business partner agreed to split the profits equally, but I know he wanted a bigger slice of the cake.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to cut with or as if with a knife

    :  to stir or spread with a slice

    :  to hit (a ball) so that a slice results

  1. :  a thin flat piece cut from something

    :  a wedge-shaped piece (as of pie or cake)

    :  a spatula for spreading paint or ink

  1. :  a breadlike food made from a dough or batter that is usually fried or baked in small flat shapes and is often unleavened

    :  a sweet baked food made from a dough or thick batter usually containing flour and sugar and often shortening, eggs, and a raising agent (as baking powder)

    :  a flattened usually round mass of food that is baked or fried

  1. :  encrust

    :  to fill (a space) with a packed mass

    :  to form or harden into a mass

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a dwelling place or home

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