Meaning of “chocolate” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /ˈtʃɒkələt/
Extra Examples
Good chocolate is one of life's little comforts.She had a craving for chocolate.I try to always buy fair-trade chocolate.I eat far too much chocolate.I prefer dark chocolate to milk chocolate.

A1 a sweet, brown food that is usually sold in a block:

a bar of chocolate
milk chocolate
a chocolate cake

A1 a small piece of sweet food covered in chocolate:

a box of chocolates
DRINK [ C, U ]

A2 a sweet drink made with chocolate and hot milk

(Definition of “chocolate” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)