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 (săng-grē′ə, săn-)
A cold drink made of red or white wine mixed with brandy, sugar, fruit juice, and soda water. Also called sangaree.

[Probably from Spanish sangría, act of bleeding, sangria, from sangre, blood, from Latin sanguis, sanguin-.]


(Brewing) a Spanish drink of red wine, sugar, spices, fruit, and soda water or lemonade, sometimes laced with rum or brandy
[Spanish: a bleeding; see sangaree]


or san•gri•a

(sæŋˈgri ə, sæn-)

an iced drink typically of red wine, sugar, sliced fruit and fruit juice, soda water, and spices.
[1960–65; < Sp, =sangr(e) blood (see sanguine) + -ía n. suffix]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sangria - sweetened red wine and orange or lemon juice with soda water
drink - a single serving of a beverage; "I asked for a hot drink"; "likes a drink before dinner"
red wine - wine having a red color derived from skins of dark-colored grapes
Espana, Kingdom of Spain, Spain - a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power


[sæŋˈgriːə] Nsangría f


nSangria f


[sæŋˈgrːə] nsangria
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