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cassis1

Syllabification: cas·sis
Pronunciation: /kaˈsēs
 
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(also crème de cassis /ˌkrem də kaˈsēs/)

noun

A syrupy liqueur flavored with black currants and produced mainly in Burgundy.
Example sentences
  • They're widely used for the syrupy crème de cassis.
  • In each of them I poured a few drops of crème de cassis, a thick sweet blackcurrant liqueur, mostly used diluted in white wine to make Kir cocktails.
  • In France the alcoholic cordial crème de cassis, made in the vicinity of Dijon in Burgundy from locally grown blackcurrants, won worldwide fame.

Origin

late 19th century: French, literally 'black currant', apparently from Latin cassia (see cassia).

Words that rhyme with cassis

anis, apiece, Berenice, caprice, cease, coulisse, crease, Dumfries, fils, fleece, geese, grease, Greece, kris, lease, Lucrece, MacNeice, Matisse, McAleese, Nice, niece, obese, peace, pelisse, piece, police, Rees, Rhys, set piece, sublease, surcease, two-piece, underlease

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cassis2

Syllabification: cas·sis
Pronunciation: /kaˈsēs
 
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noun

A wine produced in the region of Cassis, a small town near Marseilles.

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