Cuba libre

noun
Cu·​ba li·​bre | \ ˌkyü-bə-ˈlē-brə How to pronounce Cuba libre (audio) \

Definition of Cuba libre

: a cocktail made with rum, lime juice, and cola

First Known Use of Cuba libre

1937, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Cuba libre

Spanish, literally, free Cuba

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“Cuba libre.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cuba%20libre. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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