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mai tai

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Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɪ tʌɪ
 
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Definition of mai tai in English:

noun

A cocktail based on light rum, curaçao, and fruit juices.
Example sentences
  • I am hoping for maybe a free mai tai or a trip through the buffet line.
  • Then in Waikiki, she says, she'll hoist high a mai tai, recount the adventure, and toast, with gratitude, the crossing - and her dad.
  • After taking a sip of her mai tai, she asked ‘Randy, are you here for a visit?’

Origin

Polynesian.

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