Definition of Pimm's in English:

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Pronunciation: /pimz/


trademark A gin-based alcoholic drink, served typically with lemonade or soda water and fresh mint.
Example sentences
  • All drinks are on offer but try the Pimm's Cup special, which is well worth the 9 bucks a shot and might make you think you're in England.
  • A perfect Pimm's should always be mixed with a third lemonade, maybe a slice of orange, a dash of mint, a touch of cucumber and a little tonic.
  • The perfect ratio is one-third Pimm's to two-thirds lemonade.


Early 20th century: from the name of the proprietor of the restaurant where the drink was created.

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Syllabification: Pimm's

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