- marble cake
- mar′ble cake`n.coo a cake given a streaked, marblelike appearance by the incomplete mixing of dark and light batters•Etymology: 1870–75, amer.
From formal English to slang. 2014.
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Marble cake — A marble cake is a cake with a streaked or mottled appearance achieved by very lightly blending light and dark batter. It can be a mixture of vanilla and chocolate cake, in which case it is mainly vanilla, with streaks of chocolate. References … Wikipedia
marble cake — n. A made of light and dark batter very lightly blended, so as to produce a variegated appearance resembling that of marble. [WordNet 1.5] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
marble cake — ☆ marble cake n. a cake made of light and dark batter mixed to give a streaked, marblelike appearance … English World dictionary
marble cake — noun made of light and dark batter very lightly blended • Hypernyms: ↑cake * * * ˈmarble cake 7 [marble cake] noun uncountable a cake with a pattern, made by baking two different mixtures together … Useful english dictionary
marble cake — cake which is partly white and black, mixed chocolate and vanilla cake … English contemporary dictionary
marble cake — noun A cake with two or more colors of ingredients which gives a marble pattern to the interior of the cake … Wiktionary
marble cake — /ˈmabəl keɪk/ (say mahbuhl kayk) noun a cake given a marble like appearance by the use of combinations of dark and light mixture … Australian English dictionary
marble cake — noun Date: 1865 a cake made with light and dark batter so as to have a mottled appearance … New Collegiate Dictionary
marble cake — a cake given a streaked, marblelike appearance by the incomplete mixing of dark, esp. chocolate, and light batters. [1870 75, Amer.] * * * … Universalium
marble cake — noun a cake with a mottled appearance, made of light and dark sponge … English new terms dictionary