libate

verb li·bate \ ˈlībāt \

Definition of libate

-ed/-ing/-s
transitive verb
:to pour out a libation or make libation to
intransitive verb
1 :to make libation
2 :to drink alcoholic drink
  • sat up with three libating guests who would not leave

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Origin and Etymology of libate

Latin libatus, past participle of libare to pour as an offering


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