American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A cocktail made of gin or vodka and dry vermouth.
- n. a cocktail made with gin or vodka and vermouth
- n. any cocktail served in a cocktail glass, often sweet or fruity and aimed at women.
- adj. Martin (attributive); used in taxonomic names for organisms having English names of the form "Martin's ..."
- n. a cocktail made of gin (or vodka) with dry vermouth
- Named in a pseudo-Latin manner for any of several naturalists named Martin. (Wiktionary)
- Origin unknown. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“If one kind of martini is good, then a few are even better.”
“When those they do refuse are refused simply because they prefer the sharp tang of a dry gin martini over the lukewarm bottled beer from the brewery that owns the bar.”
“A nice martini is bit swankier, a bit more refined, and the type of deal you can take your girl friends and coworkers too.”
“Individual tiramisus served up in martini glasses that we got as a gift from Kelly at Slice of Style!”
“Not officially a martini, but you can serve in martini glass”
“Sitting under the umbrella and basking in the first warm rays of summer to melt away all that winter lethargy while sipping on a glass of martini is a treat that your patio holds for you.”
“A dirty gin martini with jalepeno olives and a tasty Bacon Salt rim!”
“The last half inch of my martini is trying to keep the bottom of the olive damp.”
“Dirty gin martini - I used to drink these every night.”
“CHIP RESISTORS displayed in martini glasses at a booth inside the SEG Electronics Market in Shenzhen”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘martini’.
Words that are often used to mean something other than what they mean to lexicographers.
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all of these are from 7 English
dictionaries and Macquarie dictionary
I havent listed capitalized ones yet
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words like sterling a sub-machi...
an addendum or Anhang to Prolagus's list 'The braggadocio recipe'
Looking for tweets for martini.