• noun: a food that is made from cacao beans and that is eaten as candy or used as a flavoring ingredient in other sweet foods
  • noun: a beverage made by mixing chocolate with water or milk


  • The cake recipe calls for four squares of 'chocolate'.

  • She gave me a box of 'chocolates' for my birthday.

  • a 'chocolate' cake with 'chocolate' frosting

Movie quotes

  • (..) We're not allowed over there. Mama says it's old clothes. Well, whatever it is, it smells horrid. (CHUCKLES) I wish you'd remembered the chocolate. Yes, I'm sorry. I know! Perhaps you can come and have supper with us sometime. I can't, can I? Because of this. But that's to stop (..)
    2008 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
  • (..) Bye. Mum, I can't find my football. Well, it'll be in one of your cupboards, sweet. It isn't. I've looked. Can I have a piece of chocolate? A piece. Yes. (PAVEL GROANS) Bruno? - Have you looked in the cellar? - The cellar? (..)
    2008 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
  • (..) You have to do the best with what God gave you. What's my destiny, Mama? You're going to have to figure that out for yourself. Life is a box of chocolates, Forrest. You never know what you're going to get. Mama always had a way of explaining things so I could understand them. (..)
    1994 Forrest Gump