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vermouth

noun ver·mouth \vər-ˈmüth\

: a type of wine that is flavored with herbs and spices and often mixed with other alcoholic drinks

Full Definition of VERMOUTH

:  a dry or sweet aperitif wine flavored with aromatic herbs and often used in mixed drinks

Origin of VERMOUTH

French vermout, from German Wermut wormwood, from Old High German wermuota — more at wormwood
First Known Use: 1806

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