Definition of mai tai in English:

mai tai

Syllabification: mai tai
Pronunciation: /ˈmī ˌtī
 
/

noun

  • A cocktail based on light rum,curaçao, and fruit juices.
    More 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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