Definition of vanilla


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • vanilla is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 10 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • vanilla is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 14 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of vanilla

  • a flavoring prepared from vanilla beans macerated in alcohol (or imitating vanilla beans) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. vanilla extract

  • a distinctive fragrant flavor characteristic of vanilla beans (noun)

  • any of numerous climbing plants of the genus Vanilla having fleshy leaves and clusters of large waxy highly fragrant white or green or topaz flowers (noun)

  • plain and without any extras or adornments (adjective)

    Examples

    1. the most common type of bond is the straight or plain vanilla bond
    2. the basic car is known as the vanilla version

  • flavored with vanilla extract ()

    Examples

    1. he liked vanilla ice cream

See definition of vanilla in Merriam Webster