- a sexually attractive young woman.
- a beloved girl or woman.
Examples from the Web for cupcake
This was nicely explicated in an Atlantic article whose title says it all: Your Gut Bacteria Want You To Eat A Cupcake.
So there was a big imperative for cupcake chains to get large quickly.
The cupcake bubble has been replaced, as I documented last year, by a fro-yo bubble.
A woman in a cupcake of a wedding dress, with her wedding party behind her, stands against a frighteningly bruise-hued sky.Photographer Raymond Depardon Captures the ‘Sweet Moments’|Sarah Moroz|November 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The list included items like “have a bad hair day,” “eat a cupcake,” and “play with Play-Doh.”‘Bucket List’ Baby Avery Canahuati: Facts About Spinal Muscular Atrophy|Andrew Carter|May 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for cupcake
Word Origin and History for cupcake
1828, American English, from cup (n.) + cake (n.), probably from the cups they are baked in, but possibly from the small measures of ingredients used to make them. Meaning "attractive young woman" is recorded from 1930s, American English.