noun mus·ca·tel \ˌməs-kə-ˈtel\

Definition of MUSCATEL

:  a sweet fortified wine from muscat grapes
:  a raisin from muscat grapes

Origin of MUSCATEL

Middle English muskadell, from Medieval Latin muscadellum, from Old Occitan muscadel, from muscadel resembling musk, from muscat
First Known Use: 15th century


Next Word in the Dictionary: muscle (noun)Previous Word in the Dictionary: MuscatAll Words Near: muscatel
July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears