digestif

[dee-zhe-steef]
noun French.
a drink of brandy, liqueur, etc., taken after a meal to aid the digestion.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To digestif
Collins
World English Dictionary
digestif (diʒɛstif)
 
n
something, esp a drink, taken as an aid to digestion, either before or after a meal

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Main Entry:  digestif
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a foodstuff, medicine, or beverage taken to promote or aid digestion; also, alcohol drunk after a meal for this purpose
Example:  Many take fiber as a digestif.
Usage:  pl. digestifs
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Coffee follows desert, along with a sweet liqueur called a digestif.
The best view is from the fourth-floor bar: climb the rickety staircase and have an aperitif or digestif.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature