Definition of toss a pancake in English:

toss a pancake

phrase

  • Turn a pancake by flipping it into the air so that it lands in the pan on its opposite side.

    • ‘A number of North-west teams - including Manchester United, Blackburn Rovers and Oldham Athletic - entered the contest to race across a 200 metre course tossing a pancake as they ran.’
    • ‘‘Hello? ‘he snaps as Coco's strong rippling arm tosses a pancake into the air.’’
    • ‘l Pupils at St Mary's Primary School also celebrated Shrove Tuesday in traditional style, negotiating an obstacle course while tossing a pancake.’
    • ‘Any excuse for a party, so long as I don't have to toss a pancake or kiss a church bell ringer.’
    • ‘The students had to toss a pancake, run to a hoop, toss a pancake a second time and run back to pass on the pan (hopefully with the pancake in!’