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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - Wine and hot water with sugar and lemon juice and nutmeg.

Usage examples (36)
  • Abyssinia, where the "negus" or king, known by the name of Prester
  • I think people would be surprised to find how excellent a beverage the obsolete "negus" is.
  • So much for the delights of "lots of negus, wine, and punch!"
  • Mr. Chillip shook his head, stirred his negus, and sipped it. for more
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