demi-sec

adjective
\ ˌde-mi-ˈsek How to pronounce demi-sec (audio) , -mē- \

Definition of demi-sec

of champagne
: moderately sweet

First Known Use of demi-sec

1926, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for demi-sec

French

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“Demi-sec.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/demi-sec. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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