Definition of coffee cake in English:

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coffee cake

noun

North American
A cake, often cinnamon-flavored, with a drizzled white icing or crumb topping, and usually eaten with coffee.
Example sentences
  • The end result looks more like a coffee cake than a bread.
  • You might, for example, make a coffee cake with chocolate in it.
  • I made a blueberry tart yesterday and we have a blueberry coffee cake cooling down as we speak.

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Syllabification: cof·fee cake

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