verb (used without object), pan·caked, pan·cak·ing.
verb (used with object), pan·caked, pan·cak·ing.
- pancake day,
- pancake ice,
- pancake kidney,
Origin of pancake
Regional variation note
Examples from the Web for pancake
Green reportedly served more than a million pancakes and took 50,000 orders for the pancake mix.
Cook pancake in pan, add chopped chocolate toaster pastry, and drizzle with chocolate sauce.Epic Meal Empire’s Meat Monstrosities: From the Bacon Spider to the Cinnabattleship|Harley Morenstein|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“[The gluten-free one] is smaller and more money,” she laments, pointing to a box of pancake mix.
Later, in Kathmandu at a reception feting her fourth summit, Lakpa tried to mask the bruises with pancake makeup.
In this recipe, I substitute pure maple syrup for sugar, an ingredient one traditionally sees in most pancake mix recipes.Sap Suckers Unite: Recipes for Maple Cookies, Flapjacks, and Cocktails|David Lincoln Ross|May 3, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Her nose is as flat as a pancake and she rouges something fierce.The Gorgeous Girl|Nalbro Bartley
And I rather suspect that Sandy's moralizing had the more force because it was preceded by my pancake turner!Dear Enemy|Jean Webster
Froise, froiz, n. a kind of pancake or omelette, often with slices of bacon.
In those days a woman wasnt supposed to be as thin as a rail and as flat as a pancake.The Circle|W. Somerset Maugham
Mix all well together, and with this make a pancake with butter in a frying pan.The Cook's Decameron: A Study in Taste:|Mrs. W. G. Waters
- a thin flat cake made from batter and fried on both sides, often served rolled and filled with a sweet or savoury mixture
- (as modifier)pancake mix
see flat as a pancake.