a cocktail made of tequila, lemon or lime juice, and triple sec, typically served in a salt-rimmed glass
Origin of margaritafrom Spanish Margarita, Margaret
island of Venezuela, just off the N coast: 414 sq mi (1,072 sq km)
A cocktail made with tequila, an orange-flavored liqueur, and lemon or lime juice, often served with salt encrusted on the rim of the glass.
Origin of margaritaPerhaps from Spanish margarita daisy ( on the model of English magnolia a kind of cocktail popular before the margarita ) or from the Spanish name Margarita Margaret both from Latin margarīta pearl from Greek margarītēs ; see margarite .
- A female given name.