griddlecake

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n griddlecake a flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddle
    • n griddlecake a scone made by dropping a spoonful of batter on a griddle
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Griddlecake A cake baked or fried on a griddle, esp. a thin batter cake, as of buckwheat or common flour.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n griddlecake A cake of batter cooked on a griddle.
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Usage

In literature:

For lunch I had some memorable griddlecakes.
"Chimney-Pot Papers" by Charles S. Brooks
The top is a lovely place to fry griddlecakes.
"A Cry in the Wilderness" by Mary E. Waller
Your royal cooks make griddlecakes heavy as lead; you had best behead them instead of my good Bossy-Cow.
"The Green Forest Fairy Book" by Loretta Ellen Brady
Sour milk is better for griddlecakes and muffins than sweet milk.
"Foods and Household Management" by Helen Kinne
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In news:

The decade has seemingly flipped by faster than a griddlecake in midair.
The venerable pancake—aka flapjack, griddlecake, hotcake—has been a staple of American breakfast fare for generations.
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