upside-down cake

noun

Definition of upside-down cake

: a cake baked with its batter covering an arrangement of fruit (such as pineapple) and served with the fruit side up

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First Known Use of upside-down cake

1925


UPSIDE-DOWN CAKE Defined for English Language Learners

upside-down cake

noun

Definition of upside-down cake for English Language Learners

  • : a cake that is baked with a layer of fruit (such as pineapple) on the bottom and then turned over and served with the fruit side up


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