noun \ˈpan-ˌkāk\

: a thin, flat, round cake that is made by cooking batter on both sides in a frying pan or on a hot surface (called a griddle)

: thick makeup worn especially by actors

Full Definition of PANCAKE

:  a flat cake made of thin batter and cooked (as on a griddle) on both sides

Examples of PANCAKE

  1. We had blueberry pancakes and sausage for breakfast.
  2. She wore sequins, false eyelashes, and pancake onstage.

First Known Use of PANCAKE

14th century

Related to PANCAKE



Definition of PANCAKE

intransitive verb
:  to make a pancake landing
transitive verb
:  to cause to pancake
:  to knock flat

First Known Use of PANCAKE



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