an apéritif of white wine or sometimes champagne (Kir Royale ) flavored with cassis.
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How to use Kir in a sentence
Rezon was slain, Damascus given over to plunder and ruin, and its inhabitants transported to Kir.Assyria, Its Princes, Priests and People | A. H. (Archibald Henry) Sayce
Cerberus, the dog of hell, was denominated from Kir-Abor; as I shall hereafter shew.
Genro Kir looked at the proffered circlet, then slowly extended a hand.The Players | Everett B. Cole
In many of the prayer rugs the arches are of the Kir-Shehr order, though the panels may contain vandykes suggestive of Ladiks.Oriental Rugs | Walter A. Hawley
As a rule, the Kir-Shehrs contain in the field a larger amount of grass-green colour than any other rug.Oriental Rugs | Walter A. Hawley
British Dictionary definitions for kir
a drink made from dry white wine and cassis
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