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choc·o·late

 (chô′kə-lĭt, chôk′lĭt, chŏk′-)
n.
1. Fermented, roasted, shelled, and ground cacao seeds, often combined with a sweetener or flavoring agent.
2. A beverage made by mixing water or milk with chocolate.
3. A small, chocolate-covered candy with a hard or soft center.
4. A grayish to deep reddish brown to deep grayish brown.
adj.
1. Made or flavored with chocolate: chocolate pudding.
2. Of a grayish to deep reddish brown to deep grayish brown.

[Spanish, from Nahuatl chicolātl, chocolātl, frothy beverage made from water, cornmeal, and ground cacao and kapok tree seeds : probably chicol-, chocol-, of unknown meaning and origin + ātl, water; see axolotl.]

choc·o·lat·y, choc·o·lat·ey (-lĭ-tē) adj.

chocolate

(ˈtʃɒkəlɪt; ˈtʃɒklɪt; -lət)
n
1. (Cookery) a food preparation made from roasted ground cacao seeds, usually sweetened and flavoured
2. (Cookery) a drink or sweetmeat made from this
3. (Colours)
a. a moderate to deep brown colour
b. (as adjective): a chocolate carpet.
[C17: from Spanish, from Aztec xocolatl, from xococ sour, bitter + atl water]
ˈchocolaty, ˈchocolatey adj

choc•o•late

(ˈtʃɔ kə lɪt, ˈtʃɒk ə-, ˈtʃɔk lɪt, ˈtʃɒk-)

n.
1. a preparation of the roasted, husked, and ground seeds of cacao, often sweetened and flavored, as with vanilla.
2. a candy made from or coated with such a preparation.
3. a syrup or flavoring made from such a preparation.
4. a hot or cold beverage made by dissolving such a preparation in milk or water.
5. a dark brown color.
adj.
6. made or flavored with chocolate.
7. having the color of chocolate; dark-brown.
[1595–1605; < Sp < Nahuatl chocolātl]
choc′o•lat•y, choc′o•lat•ey, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chocolate - a beverage made from cocoa powder and milk and sugarchocolate - a beverage made from cocoa powder and milk and sugar; usually drunk hot
cocoa - powder of ground roasted cacao beans with most of the fat removed
beverage, drinkable, potable, drink - any liquid suitable for drinking; "may I take your beverage order?"
2.chocolate - a food made from roasted ground cacao beanschocolate - a food made from roasted ground cacao beans
solid food, food - any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment; "food and drink"
baking chocolate, bitter chocolate, cooking chocolate - pure unsweetened chocolate used in baking and icings and sauces and candy
chocolate candy - candy made with chocolate
chocolate liquor - the liquid or paste that is produced when cocoa beans are roasted and ground; the basis of all chocolate
cocoa butter - the vegetable fat from the cacao that is extracted from chocolate liquor; the basis for white chocolate
cocoa powder - the powdery remains of chocolate liquor after cocoa butter is removed; used in baking and in low fat and low calorie recipes and as a flavoring for ice cream
bittersweet chocolate, dark chocolate, semi-sweet chocolate - chocolate liquor with cocoa butter and small amounts of sugar and vanilla; lecithin is usually added
couverture - chocolate that contains at least 32 percent cocoa butter
milk chocolate - chocolate made from chocolate liquor with sugar and cocoa butter and powdered milk solids and vanilla and (usually) lecithin; the most common form of chocolate for eating; used in chocolate candy and baking and coatings
white chocolate - a blend of cocoa butter and milk solids and sugar and vanilla; used in candy bars and baking and coatings; not technically chocolate because it contains no chocolate liquor
cacao bean, cocoa bean - seed of the cacao tree; ground roasted beans are source of chocolate
3.chocolate - a medium brown to dark-brown colorchocolate - a medium brown to dark-brown color  
brown, brownness - an orange of low brightness and saturation
Translations
شكولاتةشوكولاطهمَشْروب الشوكولاطَهمَصْنوعٌ مِنَ الشوكولاطه
čokoládačokoládový
chokoladechokolade-kop chokolade
ĉokoladaĉokolado
šokolaad
suklaasuklaakonvehtisuklaanruskeakonvehti
čokoladačokoladni
csokoládécsokoládébarnacsokoládés
coklat
súkkulaðisúkkulaîisúkkulaîi-
チョコレート
초콜릿
šokoladasšokoladinisšokoladinis saldainisšokolado gėrimas
šokolādešokolādes-šokolādes dzēriens
ciocolată
čokoládačokoládový
čokolada
čokoladaчоколада
choklad
ช็อกโกแลต
çikolataçikolatalıkakao
sô cô la

chocolate

[ˈtʃɒklɪt]
A. Nchocolate m; (= individual sweet) → bombón m
hot or drinking chocolatechocolate m caliente
a box of chocolatesuna caja de bombones or chocolatinas
B. CPD [biscuit, cake, egg] → de chocolate; [colour] (also chocolate brown) → (de color) chocolate
chocolate biscuit Ngalleta f de chocolate
chocolate éclair Nrelámpago m de chocolate

chocolate

[ˈtʃɒklət]
n
(= confectionery) → chocolat m
(= individual sweet) → chocolat m
(= drink) → chocolat m hot chocolate
(= colour) → chocolat m
modif [sauce, cake, ice cream] → au chocolat; [flavour] → (de) chocolat; [chip, powder] → de chocolat
a chocolate cake → un gâteau au chocolat
adj (= colour) → chocolat invchocolate bar nbarre f de chocolat, barre f au chocolatchocolate biscuit nbiscuit m au chocolatchocolate-box [ˈtʃɒklətbɒks] adj (= pretty) → trop joli(e)chocolate brown
nchocolat m
adjchocolat invchocolate chip cookie nbiscuit m aux pépites de chocolatchocolate drop npastille f au chocolatchocolate eclair néclair m au chocolat

chocolate

n
Schokolade f; (hot or drinking) chocolateSchokolade f, → Kakao m; a chocolateeine Praline
(= colour)Schokoladenbraun nt
adjSchokoladen-; (= chocolate-coloured)schokoladenbraun; chocolate puddingSchokoladenkuchen m; (= whip)Schokoladenpudding m; chocolate sauceSchokoladensoße f

chocolate

:
chocolate bar
n (= slab)Tafel fSchokolade; (= Mars® bar etc)Schokoladenriegel m
chocolate biscuit
chocolate box
chocolate-box
adj look, picturePostkarten-
chocolate cake
chocolate-coloured
adjschokoladenbraun
chocolate-flavoured
adjmit Schokoladengeschmack
chocolate fudge cake
nSchokoladencremetorte f
chocolate sauce

chocolate

[ˈtʃɒklɪt]
1. n (substance) → cioccolato, cioccolata; (individual sweet) → cioccolatino; (drink) → cioccolata
hot or drinking chocolate → cioccolata (calda)
2. adj (biscuit, cake) → al cioccolato; (egg) → di cioccolato; (colour) → (color) cioccolato inv

chocolate

(ˈtʃokəlit) noun
1. a paste made from the seeds of the cacao tree.
2. a sweet or drink made from it. Have a chocolate; a cup of chocolate.
adjective
of, made from, covered with, chocolate. chocolate ice-cream; chocolate biscuits.

chocolate

شكولاتة čokoláda chokolade Schokolade σοκολάτα chocolate suklaa chocolat čokolada cioccolata チョコレート 초콜릿 chocolade sjokolade czekolada chocolate шоколад choklad ช็อกโกแลต çikolata sô cô la 巧克力

chocolate

n. chocolate.

chocolate

n chocolate m
References in classic literature ?
Monseigneur could swallow a great many things with ease, and was by some few sullen minds supposed to be rather rapidly swallowing France; but, his morning's chocolate could not so much as get into the throat of Monseigneur, without the aid of four strong men besides the Cook.
His chocolate and toast stood upon a little table at his elbow; books and newspapers lay ready to his hand, upon the coverlet; and, sometimes pausing to glance with an air of tranquil satisfaction round the well-ordered room, and sometimes to gaze indolently at the summer sky, he ate, and drank, and read the news luxuriously.
In a few minutes, a lovely little coach, made of glass, with lining as soft as whipped cream and chocolate pudding, and stuffed with canary feathers, pulled out of the stable.
When you try to eat a lump comes right up in your throat and you can't swallow anything, not even if it was a chocolate caramel.
In case of feeling hungry in the night, I keep a box of chocolate under the pillow.
He took off the matelpiece, where he had put it yesterday, a little box of sweets, and gave her two, picking out her favorites, a chocolate and a fondant.
Villefort also rang; his new valet brought him the papers, and with them a cup of chocolate.
Grandmother began to make the icing for a chocolate cake, and Otto again filled the house with the exciting, expectant song of the plane.
At precisely ten o'clock on the following morning Duson brought chocolate, which he had prepared himself, and some dry toast to his master's bedside.
HIGGINS [snatching a chocolate cream from the piano, his eyes suddenly beginning to twinkle with mischief] Have some chocolates, Eliza.
And then she asked me if I would go down and make a cup of chocolate for her Madame.
Even Defoe's stories had not yet appeared, and it was therefore a new delight for our forefathers to have the adventures of the Spectator Club each day with their morning cup of tea or chocolate.