anis[Fr ȧ nē′; Sp ä′nēs′]
- The definition of anis is defined as a liqueur flavored with anise seed.
An example of anis is an aperitif in Spain.
anis definition by Webster's New World
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a French or Spanish liqueur flavored with aniseed
anis definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Variant of aniso-.
Variant of ani
noun pl. anis
a tropical American cuckoo bird (genus Crotophaga), generally black, with a long tail
Origin: Portuguese ; from Guaraní