Definition of dirty martini in English:

dirty martini

Syllabification: dirt·y mar·ti·ni


A cocktail made with gin (or vodka), dry vermouth, and a small amount of olive brine, typically garnished with a green olive: the only accessory a dirty martini needs is an olive
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  • A waitress, pad poised with working pen, fields your requests for Sauza margaritas, no salt, and dirty martinis.
  • Our host had prepared a home bar for our arrival and we made dirty martinis with sweet and sour pickled carrots as stirrers.
  • The impromptu debate, over light beers and dirty martinis, was at once mundane and remarkable.

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