cake eater

or cake-eat·er

[ keyk-ee-ter ]

  1. Slang. a rich person who is spoiled, self-indulgent, or greedy:That cake eater will need to get his hands dirty if he wants to work here. Compassion won’t motivate the cake eaters in Congress, but money might.

  2. Older Slang. a ladies' man.

  1. Older Slang. an effeminate lover of ease and pleasure.

Origin of cake eater

First recorded in 1920–25

Words Nearby cake eater Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023