Definition of reposado in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌrepəˈsädō/

noun (plural reposados)

A type of tequila that has been aged in oak for a period of two to twelve months.
Example sentences
  • We'll stick by our statement, with an amendment: ‘Unless designated as anejo, muy anejo or reposado, tequilas are legally unaged.’
  • He has advised Partida on this new release, and the result is a character-filled spirit in the three (blanco, reposado and anejo) tequila varieties.
  • The Cantina serves a sampler of 7 tequilas, featuring blancos (unaged tequilas), reposados (aged in white oak for up to a year), and anejos (aged in white oak for more than a year).


Spanish, literally 'rested'.

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Syllabification: re·po·sa·do

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