Swedish punsch

noun
variants: or Swedish punch \ -​ˈpənch \

Definition of Swedish punsch

: a sweet yellow-colored liqueur from Sweden consisting of arrack flavored with various aromatic substances

called also arrack punsch, caloric punsch

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History and Etymology for Swedish punsch

punsch, from Swedish, punch, from German, from English punch entry 4

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“Swedish punsch.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Swedish%20punsch. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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