Etymology

1. libation

noun. (facetious) a serving of an alcoholic beverage.

Etymology

  • libatio (Latin)
  • libare (Latin)

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2. libation

noun. the act of pouring a liquid offering (especially wine) as a religious ceremony.

Synonyms

  • religious ritual

Antonyms

  • bad luck
  • misfortune

Etymology

  • libatio (Latin)
  • libare (Latin)

3. libation

noun. a serving (of wine) poured out in honor of a deity.

Synonyms

  • portion
  • serving

Antonyms

  • success
  • abstain
  • dishonor

Etymology

  • libatio (Latin)
  • libare (Latin)

Example sentences of the word libation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Diners have the option to augment a hearty breakfast at the Snowgoose Grille with a shot of their favorite libation or a glass of cold beer.

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