Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “melt” en inglés

See all translations

melt

verb uk   /melt/ us  

melt verb (BECOME LIQUID)

B2 [I or T] to turn from something solid into something soft or liquid, or to cause something to do this: The snow usually melts by mid March. Melt the chocolate slowly so that it doesn't burn. The meat's beautifully cooked - it melts in your mouth (= is so pleasantly soft that you do not need to chew it).
More examples

melt verb (FEEL LOVE)

[I] to start to feel love or sympathy, especially after feeling angry: He only has to look at her, and she melts. He'd been going to refuse, but his heart melted when he saw the children's faces.

melt

noun [C] uk   /melt/ mainly US us  
a sandwich containing melted cheese: a tuna melt
(Definition of melt from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de melt
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “melt” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

ellipsis

a situation in which words are left out of a sentence but the sentence can still be understood

Palabra del día

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Aprende más 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Aprende más