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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and an herb; Aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making a liqueur

Usage examples (35)
  • Pirates' Alley serves a drink they call absinthe, which is actually Pernod with the sugar cube/spoon/flame modern Czech ritual.
  • The woman explained that the plant, which she called absinthe, was seldom used except in that drink, reserved only for Mother Festivals.
  • I do know absinthe is green, unlike the blue of Pernod.
  • A glass of absinthe is as poetical as anything in the world. for more
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