digestif

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noun di·ges·tif \ˌdē-zhes-ˈtēf\

Definition of digestif

  1. :  an alcoholic drink (as brandy or a liqueur) usually taken after a meal

Origin and Etymology of digestif

French, literally, digestive


First Known Use: 1934


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