Definition of flapjack in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈflapˌjak/


North American A pancake.
Example sentences
  • It is a must for anyone who loves pancakes or flapjacks as they call them.
  • In the middle of all this was a large chuck wagon already cooking up eggs, sausage, flapjacks and plenty of hot coffee.
  • In the morning, I'll have bacon and flapjacks, take a short hike with my camera and then wake from the dream.


From flap (in the dialect sense 'toss a pancake') + jack1.

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Syllabification: flap·jack

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