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1. mint

noun. ['ˈmɪnt'] (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent.

Synonyms

  • haymow
  • great deal
  • slew
  • passel
  • mass
  • muckle
  • mess
  • stack
  • mountain
  • flock
  • wad
  • large indefinite amount
  • plenty
  • large indefinite quantity
  • tidy sum
  • deluge
  • quite a little
  • batch
  • deal
  • flood
  • pot
  • mickle
  • raft
  • good deal
  • spate
  • lot
  • peck
  • hatful
  • inundation
  • torrent
  • heap
  • pile

Antonyms

  • disassemble
  • miss
  • gladden
  • lose

Etymology

  • minten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • myntan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mynt (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Mint

  • misprint
  • reprint
  • imprint
  • squint
  • sprint
  • splint
  • swint
  • stint
  • schwindt
  • quint
  • print
  • klint
  • klindt
  • glint
  • flynt
  • flint
  • clint
  • wint
  • windt
  • vint
  • tint
  • sindt
  • rindt
  • lint
  • kint
  • kindt
  • hint
  • dint
  • didn't

How do you pronounce mint?

Pronounce mint as mɪnt.

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Example sentences of the word mint


1. Noun, singular or mass
Catnip is a member of the mint family.

Quotes containing the word mint


1. Number of empty Ben & Jerry's containers: 3 -- two mint chocolate cookie, one plain vanilla. (Who buys plain vanilla ice cream from Ben & Jerry's, anyway? Is there a greater waste?)
- Ally Carter

2. Between Portland and Seattle is a mint factory, and they made sweets like we made sweet love, and America needs more manufacturers like us.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

3. In the morning I brush my teeth with hope, and at night before bed I brush them with defeat. Both are mint flavored, so I try not to get them mixed up.
- Jarod Kintz, At even one penny, this book would be overpriced. In fact, free is too expensive, because you'd still waste time by reading it.

2. water-mint

noun. a European mint that thrives in wet places; has a perfume like that of the bergamot orange; naturalized in eastern North America.

Synonyms

  • water mint
  • mint

3. mint-scented

adjective. smelling of mint.

Antonyms

  • malodorous

4. mint

noun. ['ˈmɪnt'] a candy that is flavored with a mint oil.

Synonyms

  • peppermint
  • peppermint candy
  • candy
  • confect

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • minimum
  • scarcity
  • empty

Etymology

  • minten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • myntan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mynt (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. mint

noun. ['ˈmɪnt'] a plant where money is coined by authority of the government.

Synonyms

  • plant
  • industrial plant

Antonyms

  • orderliness
  • order
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • minten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • myntan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mynt (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. mint

noun. ['ˈmɪnt'] the leaves of a mint plant used fresh or candied.

Synonyms

  • herb

Antonyms

  • disorganize
  • refrain

Etymology

  • minten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • myntan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mynt (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. mint

noun. ['ˈmɪnt'] any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers.

Synonyms

  • spearmint
  • herb
  • genus Mentha
  • Mentha spicata
  • pennyroyal
  • Mentha arvensis
  • eau de cologne mint
  • peppermint
  • corn mint
  • Mentha rotundifolia
  • Mentha piperita
  • Mentha suaveolens
  • field mint
  • Mentha aquatica
  • lemon mint
  • water-mint
  • Mentha citrata
  • horsemint
  • Mentha longifolia
  • water mint
  • herbaceous plant
  • bergamot mint
  • applemint
  • Mentha pulegium
  • Mentha

Antonyms

  • success
  • unite
  • cheer
  • euphemism

Etymology

  • minten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • myntan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mynt (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. mint

adjective. ['ˈmɪnt'] as if new.

Antonyms

  • clergy

Etymology

  • minten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • myntan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mynt (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. mint

verb. ['ˈmɪnt'] form by stamping, punching, or printing.

Synonyms

  • coin
  • create from raw material
  • create from raw stuff

Antonyms

  • roughen
  • stand still
  • reverse
  • head

Etymology

  • minten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • myntan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mynt (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. mint

noun. ['ˈmɪnt'] any member of the mint family of plants.

Synonyms

  • family Lamiaceae
  • Labiatae
  • mint family
  • family Labiatae

Antonyms

  • ebbtide
  • good fortune
  • bad luck
  • misfortune

Etymology

  • minten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • myntan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mynt (Middle English (1100-1500))
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