sangaree

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sangaree sweetened red wine and orange or lemon juice with soda water
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Sangaree Wine and water sweetened and spiced, -- a favorite West Indian drink.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n sangaree Wine, more especially red wine diluted with water, sweetened, and flavored with nutmeg, used as a cold drink. Varieties of it are named from the wine employed: as, port-wine sangaree.
    • sangaree To mix with water and sweeten; make sangaree of: as, to sangaree port-wine.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Sangaree sang-ga-rē′ a West Indian beverage, of wine, sugar or syrup, water, and nutmeg, drunk cold
    • v.t., v.i Sangaree to make or drink Sangaree
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Sp. sangria, lit., bleeding, from sangre, blood, L. sanguis,

Usage

In literature:

In a little while she returned, with a small waiter in her hand, containing a goblet of wine sangaree and a biscuit.
"All's for the Best" by T. S. Arthur
Pinky had emptied her glass of sangaree before she was half through with her oysters, and kept urging Flora to drink.
"Cast Adrift" by T. S. Arthur
And there will be plenty of punch and syllabub and sangaree, I warrant; and tarts and jellies and custards, too, for the misses.
"Richard Carvel, Complete" by Winston Churchill
Much better than the West Indies, where a fellow's liver goes to the deuce with hot pickles and sangaree.
"The Newcomes" by William Makepeace Thackeray
For brandy-and-water, sangaree, Manilla cigars, and the ladies of color, I'd have backed the corps against the service.
"Charles O'Malley, The Irish Dragoon, Volume 1 (of 2)" by Charles Lever
Before him stood a little table, and upon the table stood a glass of sangaree.
"The Twilight of the Gods, and Other Tales" by Richard Garnett
And now drink your sangaree.
"Miriam Monfort" by Catherine A. Warfield
And now drink your sangaree.
"Sea and Shore" by Mrs. Catharine A. Warfield
I'll have Betty bring you a sangaree; there's a fan on the window-sill, if you want it; I never have patience to use a fan.
"John Ward, Preacher" by Margaret Deland
Some of the party, indeed, began to entertain doubts whether Sangaree Jack would prove faithful.
"The Three Lieutenants" by W.H.G. Kingston
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In news:

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"Marley and Me" by John Grogan, the book choice for One Book Berkeley, was the inspiration for Sangaree Intermediate School's first dog walk, held Feb 9 at the school.
Dan Sangaree is Franklin County's oldest living veteran.
But Sangaree says according to family documents, he'll hit the 100 mark on June 20th.
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