Definition of crab cake in English:

crab cake

Syllabification: crab cake

noun

  • A patty of flaked or minced crab meat, typically served fried: crab cakes with spicy tomato sauce
    More example sentences
    • Crab cakes take about 10 minutes to prepare (the menu explains this) and so they wait quite a while for their starters.
    • The menu reads as though it was developed by a committee where every vote counts, so there are salad rolls, butter chicken, lamb, bison, calamari and crab cakes.
    • Fry the crab cakes until golden brown and drain on paper towels.

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