liquorice Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “liquorice” in the English Dictionary

"liquorice" in British English

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liquoricenoun [U]

UK (US licorice) uk   /ˈlɪk.ər.ɪs/ /-ɪʃ/  us   /-ɚ-/
the ​driedroot of a ​Mediterraneanplant, used in ​medicines and to give ​flavour to ​food, ​especiallysweets a ​blacksweet made from liquorice
(Definition of liquorice from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “liquorice”
in Spanish regaliz…
in Vietnamese cam thảo…
in Malaysian likuoris…
in Thai ชะเอม…
in French réglisse…
in German die Lakrize…
in Chinese (Simplified) 甘草, 甘草糖…
in Indonesian gula-gula hitam…
in Chinese (Traditional) 甘草, 甘草糖…
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