litrenoun [ C ]UK US usually liter uk /ˈliː.tər/ us /ˈliː.t̬ɚ/ written abbreviation l
- My new car does 30 km to the litre uses one gallon of fuel.
- One litre is equal to 1.76 imperial pints.
- We'll need a litre of gloss paint to cover the woodwork.
- Add a scant half litre of milk to the mixture and stir well.
- They cut 2p per litre off the price of unleaded.