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ou·zo

 (o͞o′zō)
n. pl. ou·zos
A colorless, unsweetened Greek liqueur flavored with anise.

[Modern Greek.]
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ouzo

(ˈuːzəʊ)
n
(Brewing) a strong aniseed-flavoured spirit from Greece
[Modern Greek ouzon, of obscure origin]
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ou•zo

(ˈu zoʊ)

n.
a colorless, anise-flavored liqueur of Greece.
[1895–1900; < Modern Greek oûzo(n), of uncertain orig.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ouzo - a Greek liquor flavored with anise
anise seed, aniseed, anise - liquorice-flavored seeds, used medicinally and in cooking and liquors
booze, hard drink, hard liquor, John Barleycorn, liquor, spirits, strong drink - an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented
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Translations
Ouzo
ouzo

ouzo

[ˈuːzəʊ] Nouzo m
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ouzo

[ˈuːzəʊ] nouzo m
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ouzo

nOuzo m
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Here, ouzo (anise-flavored liqueur) and lemon zest add a Greek twist to easy-cured salmon, which is nice for hors d'oeuvres and on top of a Sunday bagel.
NEWMARKET: 2.10 Album, 2.45 Faylaq, 3.20 Triple Distilled, 3.50 Lyndon B, 4.25 Land Of Legends, 5.00 Ouzo, 5.30 Enthaar.
Try the juicy fresh prawns at the Ouzo Tavern by the main pool, directly from nearby fishing paradise isle Symi, a favourite haunt of George Clooney.
SANDOWN: 2.00 Dream Kart, 2.35 Visible Charm, 3.10 Ouzo, 3.45 Mr Scaramanga, 4.20 She's Got You, 4.50 Francisco Bay, 5.25 Luck Of Clover.
Yanis, who insisted on telling us he was from Lesbos, handled the order, and guided us through the variety of ouzo on offer.
[USPRwire, Wed Apr 10 2019] Hotels, restaurants and institutional catering companies are all major players in the Germany foodservice sector, with restaurants serving as the primary purchasers of ouzo and a major target of food distributors and traders.
For those of us too skint to grab a holiday to the Mediterranean, the 'Ouzo and Olives' offers the chance to enjoy a taste of the sun without having to leave rainy North Wales.
Thunderbird Resorts and Casinos, Poro Point recently celebrated the first of their expansion plans this year with the groundbreaking for additional 47 villas and opening of two new food and beverage outlets - Ouzo Restaurant and Pianosa Deli Shop.
Additionally, the Algerian Ministry of Defense said in a statement Wednesday that Algerian Army forces discovered and destroyed seven hideouts for militants in the province of Teezi Ouzo and Burj Bouririj, as well as claymore land mines and three IEDs.
He now has nine episodes left in which to yell: "THEY WERE ON A BREAK!" 6 Greece With Simon Reeve (BBC2) Reeve rounded off a brilliant series by visiting a monastery which has had no female visitors for 1000 years and where the monks brew 55 per cent proof Ouzo. The Loose Women are probably booking their flights as we speak.
Mr McLean said: "I've wanted to cycle the Peloponnese since 1992 so a chance encounter, a few glasses of Ouzo and a challenge to race around the peninsula was too much to resist," explained Ali.