best-before date Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “best-before date” in the English Dictionary

"best-before date" in British English

See all translations
(Definition of best-before date from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"best-before date" in Business English

See all translations

best-before datenoun [C]

uk   us   UK US best-if-used-by date COMMERCE
the date after which food or drink begins to lose its quality or taste: The company has new machines that print best-before dates onto packaging.
(Definition of best-before date from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “best-before date”
in Chinese (Simplified) (食品的)保质期…
in Chinese (Traditional) (食品的)保存期限…
What is the pronunciation of best-before date?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

ray

a narrow beam of light, heat, etc. travelling in a straight line from its place of origin

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More