mint

  1. a candy that is flavored with a mint oil

    Synonyms : mint candy
    Type Of : confect, candy
  2. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent

    Synonyms : batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad
    Type Of : large indefinite quantity, large indefinite amount
    Examples :
    • he made a mint on the stock market
  3. form by stamping, punching, or printing

    Synonyms : coin, strike
    Type Of : create from raw stuff, create from raw material
  4. any member of the mint family of plants

    Type Of : labiatae, lamiaceae, mint family, family labiatae, family lamiaceae
  5. any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers

    Type Of : herbaceous plant, herb
  6. a plant where money is coined by authority of the government

    Type Of : industrial plant, plant, works
  7. as if new

    Examples :
    • in mint condition
  8. the leaves of a mint plant used fresh or candied

    Type Of : herb