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 (kô′fē-kāk′, kŏf′ē-)
A cake or rich bread, often baked with a sweet crumbly topping or drizzled with a glaze after baking.


(ˈkɔ fiˌkeɪk, ˈkɒf i-)

a cake or sweetened bread often made or topped with nuts, raisins, and cinnamon and glazed with melted sugar.
[1875–80, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coffeecake - a cake or sweet bread usually served with coffeecoffeecake - a cake or sweet bread usually served with coffee
cake - baked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
babka - a coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds
coffee ring - ring-shaped coffeecake with fruits or nuts and often iced


[ˈkɒfɪˌkeɪk] n (Am) → panino dolce all'uva
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