sponge cake


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sponge cake

n.
A very light, porous cake made of flour, sugar, beaten eggs, and flavoring and containing no shortening.

sponge cake

n
(Cookery) a light porous cake, made of eggs, sugar, flour, and flavourings traditionally without any fat

sponge′ cake`


n.
a light, sweet cake containing eggs but no shortening.
[1795–1805]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sponge cake - a light porous cake made with eggs and flour and sugar without shorteningsponge cake - a light porous cake made with eggs and flour and sugar without shortening
cake - baked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
angel cake, angel food cake - a light sponge cake made without egg yolks
jellyroll, Swiss roll - thin sheet of sponge cake spread with jelly and then rolled up to make a cylindrical cake
Madeira cake, Madeira sponge - a rich sponge cake with close texture; intended to be eaten with a glass of Madeira wine
Twinkie - a small sponge cake with a synthetic cream filling
Translations
piškotpiškotový moučník
sukkerbrødskage
sokerikakku
biskvit
piskótatészta
svampkaka
スポンジケーキ
카스텔라
biskvit
sockerkakasockerkaksbotten
เค้กที่ฟู
bánh xốp

sponge

(spandʒ) noun
1. a type of sea animal, or its soft skeleton, which has many holes and is able to suck up and hold water.
2. a piece of such a skeleton or a substitute, used for washing the body etc.
3. a sponge pudding or cake. We had jam sponge for dessert.
4. an act of wiping etc with a sponge. Give the table a quick sponge over, will you?
verb
1. to wipe or clean with a sponge. She sponged the child's face.
2. to get a living, money etc (from someone else). He's been sponging off/on us for years.
ˈsponger noun
a person who lives by sponging on others.
ˈspongy adjective
soft and springy or holding water like a sponge. spongy ground.
ˈspongily adverb
ˈsponginess noun
sponge cake, sponge pudding
(a) very light cake or pudding made from flour, eggs and sugar etc.

sponge cake

كَعْكَةٌ إسْفِنْجِيَةٌ piškotový moučník sukkerbrødskage Biskuit μαλακό κέικ bizcocho sokerikakku génoise biskvit pan di Spagna スポンジケーキ 카스텔라 gebak sukkerbrød biszkopt pão-de-ló бисквит sockerkaksbotten เค้กที่ฟู pandispanya bánh xốp 松软蛋糕
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