Definition of Teacake

1. Noun. Flat semisweet cookie or biscuit usually served with tea.




2. Noun. Any of various small cakes or cookies often served with tea.
Generic synonyms: Cake
Specialized synonyms: Sally Lunn
Geographical relationships: America, The States, U.s., U.s.a., United States, United States Of America, Us, Usa

Definition of Teacake

1. Noun. (British) A flat, round bread bun, usually containing currants, sultanas or peel and often served toasted and buttered with tea. ¹

2. Noun. (American English) A traditional cookie. ¹

3. Noun. (Australia) A sweet cake, sometimes sprinkled with cinnamon and caster sugar, often served warm. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Teacake

1. a small cake served with tea [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Teacake

teabagged
teabaggers
teabaglike
teabags
teaberries
teaberry
teaboard
teaboards
teabowl
teabowls
teabox
teaboxes
teacake (current term)
teacakes
teacart
teacarts
teach-in
teach away
teach grandma how to suck eggs
teach someone a lesson
teachability
teachable
teachableness
teachablenesses
teachably
teache
teached

Literary usage of Teacake

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1. Irish Memories by Edith Ĺ’none Somerville, Martin Ross (1918)
"She was wearing white kid gloves, and was eating heavily buttered teacake and drinking tea, with her gloves buttoned, and her veil down, and her loins, ..."

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