part of speech: noun
definition 1: a sweet, baked food made of flour, eggs, sugar, and flavoring. Cakes can be made in the form of a loaf or layers.
definition 2: a flat, round portion of food that is baked or fried.
- We had fish cakes for lunch.
definition 3: a hard, shaped mass of some substance.
- Buy three cakes of soap.
part of speech: verb
inflections: cakes, caking, caked
definition: to become a hard mass.
- Clean your boots before the mud cakes on them.