mojito

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noun mo·ji·to \mō-ˈhē-tō\

Definition of mojito

plural

mojitos

  1. :  a cocktail made of rum, sugar, mint, lime juice, and soda water

Origin and Etymology of mojito

American Spanish, diminutive of moje, mojo citrus marinade, from Spanish mojar to moisten, from Vulgar Latin *molliare — more at moil


First Known Use: 1934


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