Definition of Flapjack

1. Noun. A flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddle.


Definition of Flapjack

1. n. A fklat cake turned on the griddle while cooking; a griddlecake or pacake.

Definition of Flapjack

1. Noun. (American English) A pancake. ¹

2. Noun. (British) A bar made of (though not limited to) rolled oats, butter, golden syrup, and brown sugar, and which is baked in a tray. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Flapjack

1. a pancake [n -S]

Medical Definition of Flapjack

1. 1. A fklat cake turned on the griddle while cooking; a griddlecake or pacake. 2. A fried dough cake containing fruit; a turnover. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Flapjack

flannie
flans
flap amputation
flap down
flap gate
flap one's gums
flap operation
flapcake
flapdoodle
flapdoodles
flaperon
flaperons
flapgate
flapgates
flapjack (current term)
flapjacks
flapless
flapless amputation
flappable
flapped
flapper
flapperesque
flappergast
flappergasted
flappergasting
flappergasts
flappers
flappet
flappets

Literary usage of Flapjack

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Knocking Around the Rockies by Ernest Ingersoll (1883)
"... I discovered a baking-powder can tucked into a cranny, as a receptacle for the autographs of adventurous visitors. v' Y \ **"*, TOSSING THE flapjack. ..."

2. The Ten Books of the Merrymakers edited by Marshall Pinckney Wilder (1908)
"... on the flapjack and the coffee's in the pot; When the fly is in the butter—where he'd rather be than not; When the cloth is on the table, and the plates ..."

3. Good Things: Ethical Recipes for Feast Days and Other Days, with Graces for by Isabel Goodhue (1911)
"... A flapjack PI AAKE almost any self-assured lover, brown J. him over the fire of uncertainty first on one side of his nature, then give him a sudden turn ..."

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