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"vanilla" in British English

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vanillanoun [U]

uk   /vəˈnɪl.ə/ us   /vəˈnɪl.ə/
a substance made from the seeds of a tropical plant, used to give flavour to sweet foods: vanilla essence/extract vanilla ice cream/yogurt a vanilla milkshake Add two teaspoons of vanilla and stir. a vanilla pod (= seed container)

vanillaadjective

uk   /vəˈnɪl.ə/ us   /vəˈnɪl.ə/
(Definition of vanilla from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"vanilla" in American English

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vanillanoun [U]

us   /vəˈnɪl·ə, -ˈnel·ə/
a substance made from the seeds of a plant, used to give flavor to sweet foods: vanilla yogurt
(Definition of vanilla from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"vanilla" in Business English

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vanillaadjective

uk   /vəˈnɪlə/ us   MARKETING
used to describe a basic product or service with no special features: A vanilla computer with no protection has no chance on the internet anymore.
(Definition of vanilla from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vanilla”
in Korean 바닐라…
in Arabic فانيلْيا…
in Malaysian vanila…
in French (à la) vanille…
in Russian ваниль…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於給食物調味的)香子蘭精,香草精…
in Italian vaniglia…
in Turkish vanilya…
in Polish wanilia…
in Spanish vainilla…
in Vietnamese quả vani…
in Portuguese baunilha…
in Thai วนิลา…
in German die Vanille…
in Catalan vainilla…
in Japanese バニラ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于给食物调味的)香子兰精,香草精…
in Indonesian vanili…
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“vanilla” in British English

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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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