Definition of Calvados in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌkalvəˈdōs/
(also calvados)


Apple brandy, traditionally made in the Calvados region of Normandy.
Example sentences
  • There's also hot apple cider with Calvados for the adults, and minted hot chocolate for the children to help warm up frosty fingers and bright red cheeks.
  • This day there was no mistaking a French influence in the food and beverages, and Pryor savored every sip of a glass of Calvados, a fine apple brandy made in Normandy.
  • Hens scurried in tiny apple orchards amid signs advertising Calvados and farm cider.

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Syllabification: Cal·va·dos

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