a cocktail made with gin or vodka and dry vermouth, usually served with a green olive or a twist of lemon peel.
Other definitions for Martin I (2 of 3)
Saint, died a.d. 655, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 649–655.
Other definitions for Martini (3 of 3)
Si·mo·ne [see-maw-ne], /siˈmɔ nɛ/, 1283–1344, Italian painter.
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How to use martini in a sentence
At Maison Premiere in Brooklyn, the house martini was prepared tableside, a choice of olives and lemon peel laid out in delicate bowls of ice.How to garnish cocktails, now that you’re clinking glasses with friends again | M. Carrie Allan | May 21, 2021 | Washington Post
He preferred carrying his own bag, making his own martinis and talking to people himself — not through memos or messengers.The epic, unlikely love story between Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip | Michael Rosenwald | April 9, 2021 | Washington Post
This drink from Jillian Vose of the Dead Rabbit in New York City melds Irish coffee with the espresso martini for an invigorating tipple.In Irish whiskey’s resurgence, individuality reigns. Here’s how to celebrate it in cocktails. | M. Carrie Allan | March 12, 2021 | Washington Post
While he perceives the area more tenderly when he goes back as an adult, it’s little wonder that he said in a late-career interview, “My idea of heaven is to settle down in a jet with a book, a notebook and a martini.”Alfred Kazin’s “A Walker in the City” charts an intellectual awakening, block by block | Liza Weisstuch | March 4, 2021 | Washington Post
No attorney was listed for martini in Fairfax County court records.Sex offender threatened to expose teen’s private images and videos, police say | Justin Jouvenal | October 28, 2020 | Washington Post
One friend asked for a very dry martini, the other a Manhattan.Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta, American Great, Dead at 82 | Tim Teeman | October 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
At the end of dinner he came down and sat in front of me with a martini.'The Knick' Star Eve Hewson on Being Bono's Daughter and Injecting Cocaine Into Clive Owen's Penis | Kevin Fallon | August 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
After more innuendo-laden, sex-soaked back-and-forths, Eric poured a martini.
“I was just with him at the Minetta Tavern, having a martini and a burger,” she says.‘The Good Wife’s Christine Baranski on Life After Will Gardner’s Death | Jason Lynch | April 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Are there any martini glasses clinking when filming is done?Emmys 2013: Linda Cardellini on ‘Mad Men,’ ‘Freaks and Geeks,’ and More | Marlow Stern | August 21, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
martini was on his mission to Vienna; but another valet was put into the chariot to support the Duke.
He heard no word of martini's; he saw nothing of his busy arrangements for their flight.
martini appeared from his little anti-room, with a lamp in his hand, as the prison clock struck ten.
The unoccupied pallet of martini lay in one corner of this miserable anti-room.
Wharton made the bruised martini enter also; and accompanying them himself, the voiture set off, escorted by his servants.
British Dictionary definitions for Martini (1 of 2)
trademark an Italian vermouth
a cocktail of gin and vermouth
British Dictionary definitions for Martini (2 of 2)
Simone (siˈmoːne). ?1284–1344, Sienese painter
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