devil's food cake

noun

: a rich chocolate cake

Word History

First Known Use

1892, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of devil's food cake was in 1892

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“Devil's food cake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/devil%27s%20food%20cake. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

Kids Definition

devil's food cake

noun

dev·​il's food cake
ˈdev-əlz-ˌfüd-ˌkāk
: a rich chocolate cake

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