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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and anise.

Usage examples (32)
  • Mine was an "Up and About": kiwifruit, ginger, vodka, absinth, vanilla and apple.
  • “To tell all his fellow sharks at the bar, over a cold pint of absinth,” Jenkis said.
  • June 6, 2008 at 4:29 pm absinthe maks fur tastee bluebrey an absinth sorbet, thet ai hed las haloween.
  • In Europe, however, this isn't the case; "wormwood" is used only for the absinth-producing species, Artemisia absinthium. for more
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