prosit

[ English proh-sit, -zit ]
/ English ˈproʊ sɪt, -zɪt /

interjection

(used as a toast to wish good health to one's drinking companions).
Also prost.

Origin of prosit

1840–50; < German < Latin: literally, may it benefit, 3rd person singular present subjunctive of prodesse to be beneficial
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prosit

/ German (ˈproːzɪt) /

interjection

good health! cheers!

Word Origin for prosit

German, from Latin, literally: may it prove beneficial
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