[gohld-vah-ser, -wah-, German gawlt-vah-suh r]
- a liqueur flavored with spices, figs, lemons, and herbs, and having minute flakes of gold leaf in suspension.
Origin of Goldwasser
1915–20; < German, equivalent to Gold gold + Wasser water
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