Definition of mojito in English:

mojito

Line breaks: mo¦jito
Pronunciation: /mə(ʊ)ˈhiːtəʊ
 
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noun (plural mojitos)

  • A cocktail consisting of white rum, lime or lemon juice, sugar, mint, ice, and carbonated or soda water.
    More example sentences
    • No matter what time of year you go to Cuba there will be music and wonderful cocktails - Cuba Libres, daiquiris and mojitos - based on the island's native rum.
    • Mint fans should try a mojito, the classic rum cocktail of Cuba, another delightfully decadent holiday drink.
    • We got pitchers of mojitos and sangria, and I was tipsy in about three minutes.

Origin

1930s: Cuban Spanish, from mojo2 + diminutive suffix -ito.

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