1. [ noun ] (botany) aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe
Synonyms: old_man lad's_love Artemisia_absinthium common_wormwood
Related terms: wormwood genus_Artemisia absinth
2. [ noun ] (food) strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and anise
Synonyms: absinth
Related terms: cordial common_wormwood anise
Similar spelling:   absinth