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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Liqueur flavored with caraway seed or cumin.

Usage examples (29)
  • He insisted upon drinking three glasses of kummel -- why had they not poured in maple sirup?
  • The enormous quantity of kummel he had absorbed, together with the terror produced by the article he had read, had proved too much for the good man: his face was fiery,...
  • Then, half suffocated, Vogotzine flung the paper on the floor; and, with eyes distended with horror, drawing the caraffe of kummel toward him, he half emptied it,...
  • Mr Galloway rapped on the table, and ordered another kummel. for more
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