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hot cake

or hot·cake

[ haht-keyk ]
/ ˈhɑt ˌkeɪk /
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noun
a pancake or griddlecake.
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Idioms about hot cake

    sell / go like hot cakes, to be disposed of very quickly and effortlessly, especially in quantity: His record sold like hot cakes on the first day after its release.

Origin of hot cake

An Americanism dating back to 1675–85

regional variations of hot cake

1. See pancake.
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