Translation of "menthol" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈmen.θəl/ us /ˈmen.θɑːl/

a solid, white natural substance that smells and tastes like mint

Menthol can help to clear your nose when you have a cold.
menthol cigarettes

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


noun /ˈmenθəl/

a sharp-smelling substance got from peppermint oil used to help give relief from colds etc

If you have a cold put some menthol in boiling water and breathe in the steam
Some cigarettes contain menthol.
mentholated /-leitid/ adjective

containing menthol

mentholated cigarettes.

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