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daiquiri Syllabification: dai·qui·ri
Pronunciation: /ˈdakərē/ /ˈdīkə-/

Definition of daiquiri in English:

noun (plural daiquiris)

A cocktail containing rum and lime juice.
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.
  • The bar will offer specialty drinks including margaritas, frozen daiquiris, rum punch, as well as a limited food and snack menu.
  • The classics - daiquiris, Martinis and mojitos - are still the grand masters.


Named after Daiquirí, a rum-producing district in Cuba.

Words that rhyme with daiquiri

basketry • trinketry

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