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  • "A wearer of tight clothes, belted coat with spearlike lapels and one button, sausage trousers, low quick fitting collar, greenish pink shirt; and one of those jazzbo ties that gives you the giggles."

    October 8, 2010

  • Where I come from, a cake eater is an affluent person (or any person from a previously affulent family, regardless of current social standing) of European (probably not eastern European, however) background. Also sometimes referred to as a WASP. My mother's side of the family always referred to my father's side of the family as cake eaters. Maybe that makes me a cupcake eater...

    October 9, 2010

  • Let them eat cake!

    October 9, 2010

  • in Western PA, cake eaters are WASPs, thought by Italians, Polish, Germans, etc to have no cuisine to speak of. It's a very derogatory term.


    August 25, 2017

  • related Canadianism term mangia-cake

    also spelled mangiacake mangia cake

    August 25, 2017