Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “peanut butter”

See all translations

peanut butter

noun [U]  /ˈpi·nət ˌbʌt·ər, -ˌnʌt/ us  
a soft food made of crushed, roasted peanuts , that is often spread on bread
Translations of “peanut butter”
in Korean 땅콩 버터…
in Arabic زِبدة الفول السوداني…
in Portuguese creme de amendoim…
in Catalan mantega de cacauet…
in Japanese ピーナッツバター…
in Italian burro di arachidi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 花生醬…
in Russian арахисовое масло…
in Turkish yer fıstığı ezmesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 花生酱…
in Polish masło orzechowe…
(Definition of peanut butter from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of peanut butter?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “peanut butter” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

bad/hard/tough luck

said to express sympathy with someone when something bad has happened to them

Word of the Day

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More