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aquavit

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noun aqua·vit \ˈä-kwə-ˌvēt\

Definition of aquavit

  1. :  a clear Scandinavian liquor flavored with caraway seeds



Variants of aquavit

also

akvavit

\ˈä-kwə-ˌvēt, ˈäk-vä-\

Origin and Etymology of aquavit

Swedish, Dan, & Norwegian akvavit, from Medieval Latin aqua vitae


First Known Use: 1864

Rhymes with aquavit

at one's feet, balance sheet, biathlete, bittersweet, booster seat, bucket seat, catbird seat, cellulite, cookie sheet, corps d'elite, countryseat, county seat, crystal pleat, decathlete, drag one's feet, driver's seat, easy street, exegete, incomplete, indiscreet, latent heat, letter sheet, lorikeet, make ends meet, marguerite, Masorete, meadowsweet, meet and greet, miss a beat, Nayarit, obsolete, off one's feet, on one's feet, on the street, overeat, overheat, Paraclete, parakeet, pentathlete, prickly heat, rumble seat, saddle seat, scandal sheet, self-conceit, semisweet, shredded wheat, sliding seat, spirochete, superheat, to one's feet, triathlete, trick or treat, two-way street, undertreat, up one's street, winding-sheet, window seat


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