Definition of grenadine
1 : an open-weave fabric of various fibers
2 : a moderate reddish orange
3 : a syrup flavored with pomegranates and used in mixed drinks
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Origin and Etymology of grenadine
French, from grenade coarse silk fabric, pomegranate
First Known Use: 1852
GRENADINE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of grenadine for English Language Learners
: a sweet liquid that is made from a type of red fruit (called a pomegranate) and that is used in alcoholic drinks
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