morsel - definition in the American English Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “morsel”

See all translations

morsel

noun [C]  us   /ˈmɔr·səl/
a very small piece of food: She ate every last morsel on her plate.
Translations of “morsel”
in Vietnamese mẩu…
in Spanish bocado…
in Thai เศษ…
in Malaysian sedikit…
in French bouchée…
in German das Stückchen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (食物的)一口,一小份, 一點點,點滴…
in Indonesian potongan kecil…
in Russian кусочек…
in Turkish ufak bir parça, küçük bir yiyecek parçası, kırıntı…
in Chinese (Simplified) (食物的)一口,一小份, 一点点,点滴…
in Polish kąsek, kawałek…
(Definition of morsel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of morsel?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “morsel” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

intellectualize

to think about or discuss a subject in a detailed and intellectual way, without involving your emotions or feelings

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

plyscraper noun

May 18, 2015
a skyscraper made mainly from wood The development of engineered timber could herald a new era of eco-friendly ‘plyscrapers’. Christchurch welcomed its first multistorey timber structure this year, there are plans for Vancouver, and the talk is China could follow

Read More