- noun Brit. a cake made from a sponge cake spread with a filling such as jam and rolled up.
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Swiss roll — is a type of sponge cake baked in a very shallow rectangular baking tray, and then filled, rolled up, and served in circular slices. The origins of the term Swiss roll are unclear, since the cake does not have its origins in Switzerland, nor is… … Wikipedia
swiss roll — swiss rolls also swiss roll N VAR A swiss roll is a cylindrical cake made from a thin flat sponge which is covered with jam or cream on one side, then rolled up. [BRIT] (in AM, use jelly roll) … English dictionary
Swiss roll — n [U and C] BrE a long thin cake that is rolled up with ↑jam or cream inside … Dictionary of contemporary English
Swiss roll — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ a flat thin rectangular sponge cake spread with jam or cream and rolled up … English terms dictionary
Swiss roll — noun thin sheet of sponge cake spread with jelly and then rolled up to make a cylindrical cake • Syn: ↑jellyroll • Hypernyms: ↑sponge cake * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized S : jelly roll * * * Swiss roll … Useful english dictionary
swiss roll — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms swiss roll : singular swiss roll plural swiss rolls British a cake made by rolling a thin flat cake with a sweet substance such as jam spread on top into a shape like a tube … English dictionary
swiss-roll — see swiss roll … English dictionary
Swiss roll — noun A type of sponge cake rolled up into a cylinder, typically but not exclusively with jam or chocolate filling. Syn: jelly roll, log See Also: nut roll … Wiktionary
Swiss roll — n. (British) jelly roll … English contemporary dictionary
swiss roll — noun (C, U) BrE a long thin cake that is rolled up with jam 1 (1) or cream inside … Longman dictionary of contemporary English