licorice: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (lik'ur-ish, lik'rish, lik'u-ris), [key]
- a Eurasian plant, Glycyrrhiza glabra, of the legume family.
- the sweet-tasting, dried root of this plant or an extract made from it, used in medicine, confectionery, etc.
- a candy flavored with licorice root.
- any of various related or similar plants.
- licorice (Thesaurus)
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