Definitions for aperitifɑˌpɛr ɪˈtif, əˌpɛr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

a•pé•ri•tifɑˌpɛr ɪˈtif, əˌpɛr-(n.)

  1. an alcoholic drink taken to stimulate the appetite before a meal.

    Category: Viniculture/Winemaking

Origin of apéritif:

1890–95; < F (vin) apéritif < ML aperitīvus, LL apertīvus aperient < L apert- (see aperture )

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aperitif(noun)

    alcoholic beverage taken before a meal as an appetizer


  1. Apéritif

    Apéritifs and digestifs are alcoholic drinks that are normally served before or after a meal.

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