ardent spirits

plural noun

Definition of ardent spirits

: strong distilled liquors

Synonyms & Antonyms for ardent spirits

Synonyms

Antonyms

  • nonintoxicant
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Examples of ardent spirits in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Serrano's ardent spirit and aptitude for financial intricacies made her a valuable council member, said Jay Tibshraeny, longtime Chandler mayor and former council member who served alongside Serrano. Mackenzie Shuman, azcentral, 23 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of ardent spirits

1684, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ardent spirits was in 1684

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“Ardent spirits.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ardent%20spirits. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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