mint noun definition in Herbs and spices topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Herbs and spices topic
[uncountable] a plant with dark green leaves that have a fresh smell and taste and are added to food and drinks to give flavour, and used in cooking as a herb and to decorate food mint-flavoured toothpaste I decorated the fruit salad with a sprig of mint. roast lamb with mint sauce