Definition of "waffle" []

  • A light crisp battercake baked in a waffle iron. (noun)
  • To speak or write evasively. (verb-intransitive)
  • To speak, write, or act evasively about. (verb-transitive)
  • Evasive or vague speech or writing. (noun)
  • A crisp golden-brown pancake with deep indentations on both sides (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • (as modifier) (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "waffle" in a sentence
  • "AAAAAAAAAAH! even my own brand of waffle is too much to stomach now, have some unrelated Burger-Fodder:"
  • "By fknvty, December 19, 2009 @ 2: 21 pm the polly waffle is dead"
  • "I love this distro for the “just works” side of things, but lately, speaking as a tech and systems engineer, the flowery waffle is getting harder and harder to take."