What is another word for cupcake?

Pronunciation: [kˈʌpke͡ɪk] (IPA)

Cupcakes are a popular dessert item that has been around for centuries. Synonyms for the word "cupcake" include fairy cake, patty cake, muffin cake or simply muffin, although a muffin differs from a cupcake in its ingredients and method of preparation. Another synonym is petit four, which is a small, bite-sized cake often served at upscale events. The term "bun," once referred to something savory like a hamburger, is now also used to describe sweet, small cakes that are similar to cupcakes. Lastly, a "fancier" term for a cupcake is a "gourmet cupcake," which usually refers to a cupcake with unique and upscale ingredients.

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  • America is an enormous frosted cupcake in the middle of millions of starving people.
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  • On Saturday, he ate through one piece of chocolate cake, one ice-cream cone, one pickle, one slice of Swiss cheese, one slice of salami, one lollipop, one piece of cherry pie, one sausage, one cupcake, and one slice of watermelon. That night he had a stomach ache.
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