Word Origin and History for smirnoff
proprietary name of a brand of vodka, said to have been in use since 1914.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for smirnoff
I used to fantasize about emptying his Smirnoff bottle in the kitchen sink and filling it back up with water.Almost Famous: A Father's Day Story
June 15, 2014
In an oft-cited blind tasting of 21 vodkas conducted by The New York Times in 2005, the winner was Smirnoff, at $13 a bottle.The Vodka Bubble Bursts
December 22, 2009