1.1 [mass noun] A white brandy distilled from fermented raspberry juice.
- The eau-de-vie selection now includes framboise, kirsch, and quince.
- There were quite a few bottles gathering dust in the liquor cabinet - Benedictine, framboise, aquavit - and he decided he might as well try them all.
- I could use a glass of wine… or maybe some framboise… and I've always wanted to try a martini.
French, 'raspberry', from a conflation of Latin fraga ambrosia 'ambrosial strawberry'.
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