perique


pe·rique

noun \pə-ˈrēk\

Definition of PERIQUE

:  an aromatic fermented Louisiana tobacco used in smoking mixtures

Origin of PERIQUE

Louisiana French périque
First Known Use: 1882

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: peris
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Peripylea
All Words Near: perique

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up perique? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More