Translation of "cake" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

cake

noun uk /keɪk/ us /keɪk/
FOOD 食品

A1 [ C or U ] a sweet food made with a mixture of flour, eggs, fat, and sugar

蛋糕
Would you like a piece of/a slice of/some cake? 你想来块/片/点儿蛋糕吗?
chocolate/sponge cake 巧克力/海绵蛋糕
a birthday/Christmas cake 生日/圣诞蛋糕
cream cakes 奶油蛋糕
He made/baked a delicious cake. 他做/烤了个美味的蛋糕。
→ See also oatcake , pancake
SHAPE 形状

[ C ] a small flat object made by pressing together a soft substance

饼状物
fish/potato cakes 鱼/土豆饼
a cake of soap 一块肥皂
verb [ T usually passive ] uk /keɪk/ us /keɪk/

to cover something or someone thickly with a substance that then dries out

(用会变干的东西厚厚地)覆盖
The men were caked in layers of filth and grime. 他们身上积了一层层污垢。
boots caked with mud 粘着泥巴的靴子

(Translation of “cake” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)