Try Our Apps


Fall Head Over Heels...

evaporated milk

unsweetened milk thickened and concentrated by evaporation of water content to approximately half the original weight and then sterilized and canned.
Origin of evaporated milk
1865-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for evaporated-milk
Historical Examples
  • You will need to plan with your doctor about putting your baby on an evaporated-milk formula if he is bottle-fed.

    If Your Baby Must Travel in Wartime United States Department of Labor, Children's Bureau
British Dictionary definitions for evaporated-milk

evaporated milk

thick unsweetened tinned milk from which some of the water has been evaporated
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for evaporated milk

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for evaporated

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for evaporated-milk