Definition of slapjack in English:


Line breaks: slap|jack
Pronunciation: /ˈslapdʒak


North American
  • A kind of pancake cooked on a griddle.
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    • Her uniquely American recipes used corn meal for dishes like Indian pudding, Johnny-cake and slapjacks.
    • It is the fresh air all night that invigorates; or maybe it is the tea, or the slapjacks.
    • We rolled out of bed this morning early, and had our breakfast of slapjacks made of flour, salt and water, which lie on a man's stomach like cakes of lead.

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