spritzer

noun spritz·er \ ˈsprit-sər , ˈshprit- \

Definition of spritzer

:a beverage of usually white wine and soda water

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Origin and Etymology of spritzer

German, from spritzen


SPRITZER Defined for English Language Learners

spritzer

noun

Definition of spritzer for English Language Learners

  • : a drink made of wine mixed with soda water


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