- (UK) IPA: /mɑːʃˈmaləʊ/
- (US) IPA: /ˈmɑɹʃˌmɛl.oʊ/ or /ˈmɑɹʃˌmæl.oʊ/
- (countable) A marshmallow is a plant from Africa (Althaea officinalis).
- The root of the marshmallow plant is used to make confections.
- (countable) A marshmallow is a sweet, fluffy food that is white in color and cylindrical in shape.
- The kids love having marshmallows in hot chocolate drinks