maraschino

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mar·a·schi·no

 (măr′ə-skē′nō, -shē′-)
n. pl. mar·a·schi·nos
A cordial made from the fermented juice and crushed pits of marasca cherries.

[Italian, from marasca, marasca, from amarasca, from amaro, bitter, from Latin amārus.]

maraschino

(ˌmærəˈskiːnəʊ; -ˈʃiːnəʊ)
n
(Brewing) a liqueur made from marasca cherries and flavoured with the kernels, having a taste like bitter almonds
[C18: from Italian; see marasca]

mar•a•schi•no

(ˌmær əˈski noʊ, -ˈʃi-)

n.
a cordial distilled from marascas.
[1785–95; < Italian; see marasca, -ine3]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.maraschino - distilled from fermented juice of bitter wild marasca cherriesmaraschino - distilled from fermented juice of bitter wild marasca cherries
cordial, liqueur - strong highly flavored sweet liquor usually drunk after a meal
marasca - small bitter fruit of the marasca cherry tree from whose juice maraschino liqueur is made
2.maraschino - cherry preserved in true or imitation maraschino liqueurmaraschino - cherry preserved in true or imitation maraschino liqueur
confection, sweet - a food rich in sugar
Translations

maraschino

[ˌmærəsˈkiːnəʊ]
A. Nmarrasquino m
B. CPD maraschino cherries NPLguindas fpl en conserva de marrasquino

maraschino

n (= drink)Maraschino m; (= maraschino cherry)Maraschinokirsche f

maraschino

[ˌmærəˈskiːnəʊ] n (liqueur) → maraschino
References in periodicals archive ?
Cherries are also a base for liqueurs and alcoholic drinks, the most noteworthy are the English cherry brandy, guignolet from Anjou, marashino from Italy and kirsch from Alsace.