libation
Noun

libation

  1. The act of pouring a liquid, most often wine, in sacrifice on the ground, on a ritual object, or on a victim, in honor of some deity.
    Synonyms: tip, tipping
  2. The wine or liquid thus poured out.
  3. (often humorous) A beverage, especially an alcoholic one.
    Synonyms: Thesaurus:alcoholic beverage
Related terms Translations Translations
  • German: Opferwein
  • Italian: libamento (rare)
  • Portuguese: libação
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