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noun as in snack before meal

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But no deal has been as bold as their newest: all-you-can-eat appetizers for the summer.

If the Secretary of State has to spend all this time on the appetizers, what happens when you have to confront the main course?

I love to have a glass of bubbly cider or a super dry white and some appetizers at the bar.

Because you might not want to sip this one throughout an entire meal, it would be a nice starting wine with appetizers.

I love menus and forks and appetizers and the anticipation of desserts.

There were stronger liquors, too, though these were chiefly used as appetizers before dinner.

He was a servant dealing out "appetizers," and this was an American joke.

In the first class are grouped those which serve as appetizers, such as bouillon, consommé, and some other broths and clear soups.

Included in this section also are fruit cocktails, those refreshing appetizers often used to introduce a special meal.

Besides being refreshing appetizers, they afford a hostess an opportunity to carry out a certain color scheme in a meal.


On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to appetizers, such as: cocktail, tidbit, taste, sample, spread, and dip.

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