a sweet, gummy substance derived from an infusion of malt.
Origin of malt extract
First recorded in 1830–40
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for malt extract
Historical Examples of malt extract
But you could put what I know about bigamy in that malt-extract bottle.
He emptied the dregs of the malt-extract bottle into his glass and holding it to the light examined it critically.
"That's no crime," smiled the senior partner, reaching for the malt-extract bottle.
British Dictionary definitions for malt extract
a sticky substance obtained from an infusion of malt
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