- a foretaste.
Origin of prelibation
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Examples from the Web for prelibation
I am sure that to them the invocation of Beelzebub is a prelibation of carnality.L-bas
J. K. Huysmans
- rare an advance taste or sample; foretaste
C16: from Late Latin praelībātiō a tasting beforehand, offering of the first fruits, from Latin prae before + lībāre to taste