Kvass definition

kväs
A Russian fermented beverage similar to beer, made from rye or barley.
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A Russian fermented drink made from rye, barley, rye bread, etc. and often flavored.
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A type of traditional fermented Russian beverage with little or no alcohol, made from bread, often flavored with fruit.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
kvass
Plural:
kvasses

Origin of kvass

  • Russian kvas from Old Russian kvasŭ

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Russian квас (kvas).

    From Wiktionary