cake tin

cake tins
N-COUNT
A cake tin is a metal container that you bake a cake in. [BRIT]
(in AM, usually use cake pan)

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • cake tin — n 1.) BrE a metal container in which you bake a cake American Equivalent: cake pan 2.) a metal container with a lid, that you keep a cake in …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cake tin — cake ,tin noun count 1. ) a metal container with a lid, used for storing a cake and keeping it fresh 2. ) BRITISH a CAKE PAN …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cake tin — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms cake tin : singular cake tin plural cake tins 1) British a metal container used for baking a cake 2) a metal container with a lid, used for storing a cake and keeping it fresh …   English dictionary

  • cake tin — /ˈkeɪk tɪn/ (say kayk tin) noun 1. a deep or shallow tin, usually rounded, oblong or rectangular, in which a cake mix is placed for baking in the oven. 2. an airtight tin in which cake is stored …   Australian English dictionary

  • cake tin — noun The tin in which a cake is baked …   Wiktionary

  • cake tin — noun (C) BrE 1 a metal container in which you bake a cake 2 a metal container with a lid, that you keep a cake in …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • cake tin — …   Useful english dictionary

  • cake pan — cake pans N COUNT A cake pan is a metal container that you bake a cake in. [AM] (in BRIT, usually use cake tin) …   English dictionary

  • tin*/ — [tɪn] noun 1) [U] a soft light silver metal There used to be tin mines all around this area.[/ex] 2) [C] British a closed metal container for food Syn: can a tin of soup[/ex] I bought three tins of beans.[/ex] 3) [C] a metal container with a lid …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • cake pan — UK US noun [countable] [singular cake pan plural cake pans] american a cake tin 1 Thesaurus: pots and panshyponym …   Useful english dictionary


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