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appetizer

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noun ap·pe·tiz·er \ˈa-pə-ˌtī-zər\

Simple Definition of appetizer

  • : a small dish of food served before the main part of a meal

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of appetizer

  1. 1 :  a food or drink that stimulates the appetite and is usually served before a meal

  2. 2 :  something that stimulates a desire for more <a literary appetizer>

1820

First Known Use of appetizer

1820


APPETIZER Defined for Kids

appetizer

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noun ap·pe·tiz·er \ˈa-pə-ˌtī-zər\

Definition of appetizer for Students

  1. :  a food or drink served before a meal





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