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advocaat

Line breaks: ad¦vo|caat
Pronunciation: /ˈadvəkɑː
 
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Definition of advocaat in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A liqueur made with eggs, sugar, and brandy.
Example sentences
  • So I asked for the only drink I knew: advocaat and cherry brandy.
  • I bought a bottle of advocaat today for Christmas.
  • I also got some advocaat toffees and I like those too.

Origin

1930s: from Dutch, literally 'advocate' (being originally considered a lawyer's drink).

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