Grand Marnier

[ grahn mahr-nyey; French grahn mar-nyey ]
/ ˈgrɑ̃ mɑrˈnyeɪ; French grɑ̃ marˈnyeɪ /

Trademark.

a brand of French liqueur having a brandy base and an orange flavor.
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British Dictionary definitions for grand marnier

Grand Marnier

/ (ˈɡrɒn ˈmɑːnɪˌeɪ, French ɡrɑ̃ marnje) /

noun

trademark a French cognac-based liqueur with an orange flavour
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Word Origin and History for grand marnier

Grand Marnier


French cognac-based liqueur, 1901, from French grand "great" (see grand (adj.)) + Marnier-Lapostolle, name of the manufacturer.

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