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Examples from the Web for sangaree

Historical Examples of sangaree

  • At the which she screamed with rage, and threw at me a jug of sangaree.

  • There was something in the taste of the sangaree that Flora did not like—a flavor that was not of wine.

    Cast Adrift

    T. S. Arthur

  • “Like it all the better,” rejoined the major, with his head again half buried in the sangaree glass.

    Rattlin the Reefer

    Edward Howard

  • There 'r' jujube paste patties, macaroons, and sangaree, Mars' Li'nel.

    Maid Sally

    Harriet A. Cheever

  • Spiced wines were much sold at taverns, sangaree and mulled wines.

British Dictionary definitions for sangaree



a spiced drink similar to sangria

Word Origin for sangaree

C18: from Spanish sangría a bleeding, from sangre blood, from Latin sanguis; see sanguine
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