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cakes, plural;
  1. (of a thick or sticky substance that hardens when dry) Cover and become encrusted on (the surface of an object)
    • - a pair of boots caked with mud
  2. (of a thick or sticky substance) Dry or harden into a solid mass
    • - the blood under his nose was beginning to cake
  1. An item of soft, sweet food made from a mixture of flour, shortening, eggs, sugar, and other ingredients, baked and often decorated
    • - a carrot cake
    • - cake pans
    • - a mouthful of cake
  2. An item of savory food formed into a flat, round shape, and typically baked or fried
    • - crab cakes
  3. A flattish, compact mass of something, esp. soap
    • - a cake of soap

  1. a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax); "a bar of chocolate"
  2. coat: form a coat over; "Dirt had coated her face"
  3. patty: small flat mass of chopped food
  4. baked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
  5. Cake is a form of food, typically a sweet, baked dessert. Cakes normally contain a combination of flour, sugar, eggs, and butter or oil, with some varieties also requiring liquid (typically milk or water) and leavening agents (such as yeast or baking powder). ...
  6. Cake is a television and cinema advertisement launched in 2007 by Škoda Auto to promote the new second-generation Fabia supermini car in the United Kingdom. ...
  7. CAKE is an American alternative rock band from Sacramento, California. Noted for their idiosyncratic approach to music, Cake (often stylized as CAKE) became popular in the late 1990s with their album Fashion Nugget, which spawned several singles, with "The Distance" being the highest-charting ...
  8. Brass Eye was a UK television series of satirical spoof documentaries. A single series of six episodes aired on Channel 4 in 1997, with a further special episode in 2001.
  9. Cake is a 2005 romantic comedy film directed by Nisha Ganatra.
  10. A cake firework, also known as a multiple tube device is a firework comprising a series of roman candles, small aerial shells, or a combination of both, connected together by a high-speed fuse. ...
  11. A rich, sweet dessert food, typically made of flour, sugar and eggs and baked in an oven, and often covered in icing; A block of any of various dense materials; A trivially easy task or responsibility; from a piece of cake; money; Coat (something) with a crust of solid material
  12. (CAKES) are fireworks which are made up of a number of different tubes fused together sometimes in the shape of a cake. The tubes usual contain all sorts of different colours and effects making them very popular items.
  13. (Cakes) Batter or pancakes, denote that the affections of the dreamer are well placed, and a home will be bequeathed to him or her. To dream of sweet cakes, is gain for the laboring and a favorable opportunity for the enterprising. Those in love will prosper. ...
  14. (Cakes) Cake is a Form of Food that is usually sweet and often baked. It is usually made up of Flour, sugar, butter and any other binding agent such as gluten or eggs. It is often the dessert of choice For meals at ceremonial occasions, particularly weddings, birthdays and anniversaries. ...
  15. (Cakes) Celebrations and hospitality
  16. (Cakes) In watercolor painting a dry form of pigment in cake or block form.
  17. (Cakes) Increase the baking temperature 15°F to 25°F to set the batter’s structure before the gases created by leavening expand too much. You may also get better results if you decrease the amount of sugar (start by removing 1 tablespoon of sugar from each cup the recipe calls for). ...
  18. (Cakes) Round discs of crack
  19. (Cakes) or fritters, dumplings. A mixture of flour or meal; one or more seafood components and other ingredients such as vegetables and seasonings in a batter that is sautéed, fried or baked.
  20. Broadly defined, cakes are any flat, round disk of food.  The earliest cakes are believed to come from ancient Egypt but they were really sweet breads.   Cake recipes that are similar to today and contain beaten eggs date from the 17th Century. ...
  21. a repeating aerial firework consisting of many shots, named after its usual short, cake-like appearance. ...
  22. in the United States, a broad range of pastries, including layer cakes, coffee cakes and gateaux; it can refer to almost anything that is baked, tender, sweet and sometimes frosted.
  23. A small layer of protective carbon allowed to form and remain in the bowl of a briar pipe. The cake protects the briar from burning but too much cake can split the pipe by causing uneven heating of the bowl.
  24. A multi-shot firework in which the effects or shells are placed in tubes so they are aligned in a horizontal plane (rather than stacked vertically as in a candle). ...
  25. residue remaining after pressing seeds, meat or fish to remove oil, fat or other liquid.