schnapps

noun \ ˈshnaps \
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of schnapps

plural schnapps
:any of various liquors of high alcoholic content; especially :strong Holland gin

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Origin and Etymology of schnapps

German Schnaps, literally, dram of liquor, from Low German snaps dram, mouthful, from snappen to snap


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schnapps

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Definition of schnapps for English Language Learners

  • : a type of strong liquor


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