Definition of pikelet in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈpʌɪklɪt


  • A thin kind of crumpet.
    More example sentences
    • There has always been some confusion between muffins, crumpets, and pikelets, both in recipes and in name.
    • For years the Goldies brought their own baking to the dances, collectively supplying pikelets, scones, biscuits, sandwiches, cream cakes and an assortment of other pick-up food.
    • It is more to do with the fact that I rather enjoy having a reason to bake scones, flip pikelets and occasionally bake a cake.


late 18th century: from Welsh (bara) pyglyd 'pitchy (bread)'.

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