Origin of anisette
Examples from the Web for anisette
Historical Examples of anisette
Then too, she had often helped her mother empty a bottle of anisette.
Bibi-the-Smoker rose from his seat to fetch her a glass of anisette.
He returned to the table and drank a glass of anisette to steady his nerves.The Belovd Vagabond
William J. Locke
I goin' mek for you myself one anisette and one café royale ver' fine.Roads of Destiny
I also gave her some ginger-bread, a handful of bonbons, some Krishnu wine, and some anisette.The Purple Cloud
Word Origin for anisette
"liqueur flavored with aniseed," 1837, from French Anisette de Bordeaux, from diminutive of anis (see anise).