Definition of sangria in English:


Syllabification: san·gri·a
Pronunciation: /saNGˈgrēə


  • A Spanish drink of red wine mixed with lemonade, fruit, and spices.
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    • Drinks include a variety of margaritas, sangria, tequila, rum and, if you don't drink alcohol, strawberry and mango smoothies.
    • She was a terrible drunk, and would drink anything, cheap sangria, bad beer, expensive champagne, it didn't matter.
    • The first time I got really drunk was on sangria and Sambuca, then after that we'd just buy beer.


Spanish, literally 'bleeding'; compare with sangaree.

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