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schnapps Syllabification: schnapps

Definition of schnapps in English:


A strong alcoholic drink resembling gin and often flavored with fruit: peach schnapps
More example sentences
  • It was a mixture of root beer schnapps, peppermint schnapps, Kahlua, tequila, port wine, egg nog, and a splash of lime juice to make it curdle.
  • Favorite alcoholic beverages are beer, brandy, and schnapps.
  • It is a fine-flavoured mix of red wine, passion fruit liqueur, orange liqueur, peach schnapps, and fruit juices.


From German Schnaps, literally 'dram of liquor', from Low German and Dutch snaps 'mouthful'.

Words that rhyme with schnapps

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