Translation of "cake" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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cakenoun

uk /keɪk/ us /keɪk/

cake noun (FOOD)

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? 你想來塊/片/點蛋糕嗎?
chocolate/sponge cake 巧克力/海綿蛋糕
a birthday/Christmas cake 生日/聖誕蛋糕
cream cakes 鮮奶油蛋糕
He made/baked a delicious cake. 他做/烤了個美味的蛋糕。
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More examples

  • He cut the cake into six pieces and gave each child a slice.
  • Is there any of that lemon cake left?
  • Bake the cake in a hot oven, about 220°C, for 30 minutes.
  • "I adore chocolate cake, " said Susannah, smacking her lips.
  • We were offered a selection of cakes and pastries with our tea.

cake noun (SHAPE)

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

餅狀物
fish/potato cakes 魚/馬鈴薯餅
a cake of soap 一塊肥皂

cakeverb [ T usually passive ]

uk /keɪk/ us /keɪk/

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

(用會變乾的東西厚厚地)覆蓋
The men were caked in layers of filth and grime. 他們身上積了一層層污垢。
boots caked with mud 黏著泥巴的靴子

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