Translation of "malt" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /mɒlt/ us /mɑːlt/

[ no plural ] grain, usually barley, that has been left in water until it starts to grow and is then dried. It is used in the making of alcoholic drinks such as beer and whisky

malt verb uk us

(Translation of “malt” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /moːlt/

barley or other grain soaked in water, allowed to sprout, and dried in a kiln, used in making beer, whisky etc.


a variety of malt whisky

whisky de malta
This pub sells fifteen different malts.

(Translation of “malt” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)