powder noun

ADJ. fine | chilli, cocoa, coffee, curry, milk | baking | soap, washing | baby, face, talcum

VERB + POWDER grind sth into The seeds are ground into a fine powder before use. | dust sth with, sprinkle on Before the photo dries, the image is dusted with a special powder. | dab on, put on She quickly dabbed some powder on her cheeks. | add, mix sth with, stir in Add a teaspoonful of curry powder.


PHRASES in powder form The tablets are also available in powder form.