1. [ noun ] (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
Synonyms: mass good_deal lot great_deal pile plenty heap sight whole_lot deal flock quite_a_little raft pot slew stack mickle mess wad spate peck tidy_sum muckle hatful whole_slew batch

: "a batch of letters" "a deal of trouble" "a lot of money" "he made a mint on the stock market" "it must have cost plenty"

Related terms: large_indefinite_quantity flood jam heap
2. [ noun ] (food) the leaves of a mint plant used fresh or candied
Related terms: herb
3. [ noun ] (botany) any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers
Related terms: herb watermint spearmint bergamot_mint horsemint peppermint corn_mint apple_mint pennyroyal Mentha
4. [ verb ] form by stamping, punching, or printing
Synonyms: strike coin

"strike coins" "strike a medal"

Related terms: create_from_raw_material coin coiner mintage
5. [ adjective ] as if new

"in mint condition"

Related terms: perfect
6. [ noun ] (business) a plant where money is coined by authority of the government
Related terms: plant u.s._mint
7. [ noun ] (food) a candy that is flavored with a mint oil
Synonyms: mint_candy
Related terms: candy peppermint
Similar spelling:   Minto