cake noun

ADJ. home-made | moist, rich, sticky a rich, moist fruit cake | apple, carrot, chocolate, cream, fruit, seed, sponge | layer, sandwich | birthday, Christmas, wedding I blew out the candles on my birthday cake.

QUANT. bit, piece, slice He cut her a slice of cake.

VERB + CAKE eat, have | bake, make | decorate, ice, spread with sth Spread the cake with the butter cream. | cut Everyone cheered as the bride and groom cut the wedding cake.

CAKE + NOUN crumbs She brushed some cake crumbs off her lap. | recipe | mix, mixture a packet of cake mix Pour the cake mixture into a greased and lined tin. | board, tin | shop, stall, stand > Special page at FOOD