US: /ˈstɑɹtʃ/
UK: /stˈɑːt‍ʃ/

English Vietnamese dictionary

starch /'sta:tʃ/
  • danh từ
    • bột, tinh bột
    • hố bột (để hồ vải)
    • (nghĩa bóng) sự cứng nhắc (tác phong, nghi thức...)
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (thông tục) nghị lực; sức sống, sức mạnh
    • ngoại động từ
      • hồ cứng

    Advanced English dictionary

    noun, verb
    + noun
    1 [U, C] a white CARBOHYDRATE food substance found in potatoes, flour, rice, etc.; food containing this: rice / potato starch + You need to cut down on starch. + There's too much starch in your diet.
    2 [U] starch prepared in powder form or as a spray and used for making clothes, sheets, etc. stiff: Spray starch on the shirt collars before ironing them.
    + verb [VN] [usually passive] to make clothes, sheets, etc. stiff using starch: a starched white shirt

    Concise English dictionary

    starches|starched|starchingstɑrtʃ /stɑːt-
    +a complex carbohydrate found chiefly in seeds, fruits, tubers, roots and stem pith of plants, notably in corn, potatoes, wheat, and rice; an important foodstuff and used otherwise especially in adhesives and as fillers and stiffeners for paper and textiles
    +stiffen with starch