[ US /ˈmɪnt/ ]
[ UK /mˈɪnt/ ]
  1. any member of the mint family of plants
  2. a plant where money is coined by authority of the government
  3. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
    see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos
    a batch of letters
    a slew of journalists
    a lot of money
    a wad of money
    it must have cost plenty
    a deal of trouble
    he made a mint on the stock market
  4. the leaves of a mint plant used fresh or candied
  5. any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers
  6. a candy that is flavored with a mint oil
  1. form by stamping, punching, or printing
    strike a medal
    strike coins
  1. as if new
    in mint condition
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How To Use mint In A Sentence

  • If you lip balm contains phenol, camphor, menthol, peppermint oil or eucalyptus, it's most likely making your lips more chapped than not.
  • Rub a bit of peppermint oil directly onto your forehead; it acts as an antispasmodic.
  • Builders' tea or peppermint tea? Times, Sunday Times
  • The long punishing jaws of a borzoi can snatch up small and not-so-small varmints both wild or domestic with lightning speed.
  • Put a drop of peppermint oil on a flannel or tea towel. The Sun
  • Add the asparagus and mint about 5 min before the rice is ready. Times, Sunday Times
  • Either switch to decaffeinated tea or coffee or herbal infusions like vervain, mint or camomile.
  • The tea was excellent, with a light mint flavor; and the scones tasted wonderful as well, peppered with raisins and full of butter, a perfect repast for the relaxing traveller.
  • The Shakespeare Garden is planted with herbs referred to by Shakespeare in his plays, including mint, camomile, marjoram and lavender.
  • Any area of the country wher they will look you in the eye and tell you that dinaosuars roamed the earth in 6 BC with Noah and Jesus and espouses creationsim and intelligent design (what an oxymoron) will give you Senators like Inhofe, DeMint, McConnell and the other gop troglodytes, Voinovich: The GOP's 'being taken over by Southerners'
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