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cake
British English: /keɪk/
American English: /keɪk/

Translation of cake in German:

noun

  • 1
    Kuchen, der
    a piece of cake
    ein Stück Kuchen/Torte
    a slice of cake
    eine Scheibe Kuchen
  • 2 [figurative]get a slice of the cake
    sein Teil abbekommen
    go or sell like hot cakes a piece of cake
    [colloquial]
    ein Kinderspiel [colloquial]
    you cannot have your cake and eat it [too]
    beides auf einmal geht nicht
    cakes and ale
    [figurative]
    reinste Vergnügungen
    take 1 3
  • 3 (block)a cake of soap
    ein Riegel od. Stück Seife
    a cake of wax
    ein Riegel Wachs
    a cake of tobacco
    ein Plättchen Tabak

transitive verb

  • 1
    (cover) verkrusten
    caked with dirt/blood
    schmutz-/blutverkrustet
    his suit was caked with mud
    sein Anzug war voll Schlamm
  • 2 (form into mass)rain caked the soil
    Regen machte die Erde klumpig

intransitive verb

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