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Meaning of ABSINTH

Pronunciation:  'absinth

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and anise
 

ABSINTH is a 7 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: absinthe
 
 See Also: anise, aniseed, Artemisia absinthium, common wormwood, cordial, lad's love, liqueur, old man

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ab"sinth`\, Absinthe \Ab"sinthe`\, n. [F. absinthe. See
{Absinthium}.]
1. The plant absinthium or common wormwood.

2. A strong spirituous liqueur made from wormwood and brandy
   or alcohol.

 

 

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