Definition of delibate

: to take a little of : dabble in : sip

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Other Words from delibate

delibation noun, plural -s obsolete

History and Etymology for delibate

Latin delibatus, past participle of delibare to take away, decrease, taste, enjoy, from de- + libare to pour out, take out, taste

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“Delibate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/delibate. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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