verb (used without object), pan·caked, pan·cak·ing.
verb (used with object), pan·caked, pan·cak·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for pancake
So while there are minor differences here and there, at the end of the day, they're all the same in my book — delicious fried shredded potato pancakes.How to make crispy shredded hash browns part of your breakfast rotation|Aaron Hutcherson|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
When noon rolls around, I’ve frequently found myself turning to spaghetti pancakes, a favorite of my latchkey-kid childhood that involves frying up a mixture of noodles, eggs, and parmesan into perfectly crispy comfort food.
A few hours before, he had eaten a breakfast of pancakes, two bowls of cereal, no milk, his final meal in prison.He was locked up at age 15. Almost seven decades later, he’s reentering an unfamiliar world.|Karen Heller|February 19, 2021|Washington Post
It means that the old disk galaxy formed its pancake shape and spiral structure pretty quickly after the Big Bang.
A little more than a billion years later, there’s this pancake galaxy.
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
On the northeasternmost point of the U.S., pancake-like ployes are a daily staple, whether covered in syrup or soaking up gravy.On the Canadian Border, It's Pancakes for Every Meal|Jane & Michael Stern|July 6, 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.
That something saved you from being smashed flatter than a pancake, Janet said wisely.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
Julie picked up the battered box, disclosing the cake within crushed to a pancake.Those Dale Girls|Frank Weston Carruth
A straw "pancake" softened the asperities of her granite couch.The Opened Shutters|Clara Louise Burnham
You will find the same principle illustrated by a cook with a pancake.The Complete Bachelor|Walter Germain
The first tavern here was kept by George Pancake, and hence the name given the place.The Old Pike|Thomas B. Searight
British Dictionary definitions for pancake
- 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
Idioms and Phrases with pancake
see flat as a pancake.