plastic wrap 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 “plastic wrap” in the English Dictionary

"plastic wrap" in British English

See all translations

plastic wrapnoun [U]

uk   /ˌplæs.tɪk ˈræp/ us   /ˌplæs.tɪk ˈræp/ US UK cling film
thin, transparent, plastic material, used for wrapping food to keep it fresh: I've put some plastic wrap over the salad.
(Definition of plastic wrap from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"plastic wrap" in Business English

See all translations

plastic wrapnoun [U]

uk   us   US UK clingfilm
a transparent plastic material, used for wrapping food in order to keep it fresh: Packaging materials such as plastic wrap are not recycled in many areas.
(Definition of plastic wrap from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “plastic wrap”
in Chinese (Simplified) 保鲜膜…
in Turkish plastik geçirgen ambalaj malzemesi…
in Russian упаковочная пленка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 保鮮膜…
in Polish folia do żywności…
What is the pronunciation of plastic wrap?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “plastic wrap”

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

sunscreen

a substance that you put on your skin to prevent it from being damaged by the sun

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