Martini

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Definition

a martini: a cocktail made with vodka or gin and vermouth
noun
a dry martini a popular version of the martini cocktail, using dry (not sweet) vermouth

Examples

  • "I can't stand martinis without olives."
  • "No, his other boss, perfume magnate and Franco-American playboy, Bruno Delavigne, who may ask for a moist towelette or a dry martini at a moment's notice."
  • "Brian : After listening to you snoring for twelve hours, I think I'm ready for a martini."
  • "Sam : Yes, I'll have a vodka martini, please, shaken not stirred."
  • "Another martini, please!"

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