A stack of pancakes with butter and syrup.
pancake definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a thin, flat cake of batter fried on a griddle or in a pan; griddlecake; flapjack
- a landing in which the airplane levels off higher than for a normal landing, stalls, then drops almost verticallyin full pancake landing
- ☆ pancake makeup
pancake definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A thin cake made of batter that is poured onto a hot greased surface and cooked on both sides until brown. Also called flannel cake, flapjack, griddlecake, hotcake; also called regionally battercake.verb pan·caked, pan·cak·ing, pan·cakes verb, transitive
To cause (an aircraft) to make a pancake landing.verb, intransitive
To make a pancake landing.
pancake - Phrases/Idioms
see flat as a pancake.