Definition of lagniappe in English:
Something given as a bonus or gratuity.
- The couplings are lagniappes but damn good ones.
- Nobody, but nobody did Debussy better than Stokowski and it is nice to have these lagniappes appended to the Holst.
- I would have recommended this disc if the only thing on it was the Sibelius but you get two lagniappes.
Louisiana French, from Spanish la ñapa.
Definition of lagniappe in:
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