snifter

noun snif·ter \ ˈsnif-tər \

Definition of snifter

1 :a small drink of distilled liquor
2 :a short-stemmed goblet with a bowl narrowing toward the top

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Origin and Etymology of snifter

English dialect, sniff, snort, from Middle English, to sniff, snort


SNIFTER Defined for English Language Learners

snifter

noun

Definition of snifter for English Language Learners

  • : a glass with a narrow rim, a wide bowl, and a short stem that is used especially for drinking brandy


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