- ⌂ Brit., Informal a small drink of alcoholic liquor
- ⌂ a footed goblet that tapers to a small opening to concentrate the aroma, as of brandy
Origin of snifter; from snift, variant, variety of sniff
- A pear-shaped goblet with a narrow top, used especially in serving brandy.
- Slang A small portion of liquor.
Origin of snifterFrom Middle English snifteren, to sniff, perhaps of Scandinavian origin.