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Topic: DRINK

Date: 1600-1700
Language: Spanish
Origin: Nahuatl xocoatl

chocolate

noun
     
chocolate
choco‧late S2
1 [uncountable]DF a sweet brown food that you can eat as a sweet or use in cooking to give foods such as cakes a special sweet taste:
a chocolate bar
a chocolate cake
a packet of chocolate biscuits
I prefer milk chocolate to dark chocolate.
2 [countable]DFF a small sweet that is covered with chocolate:
Would you like a chocolate?
a box of chocolates
3 [uncountable and countable]DFD a hot sweet drink made with milk and chocolate, or a cup of this drink:
Two coffees and one chocolate, please.
4 [uncountable] a dark brown colour
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