Definition of "oatcake" [oat•cake]

  • A flattened cake of baked oatmeal. (noun)

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Use "oatcake" in a sentence
  • "There I was hospitably entertained, and a supper of milk and goat's flesh with a kind of oatcake was set before me, of which I ate heartily."
  • "All descriptions of linen, except the "oatcake" and "sailcloth," can be embroidered in the hand."
  • "a supper of milk and goat's flesh with a kind of oatcake was set before me, of which I ate heartily."