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Definition of "araki" [araki]

  • An Egyptian intoxicating drink prepared from the dibs or honey of dates; a kind of arrack. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "araki" in a sentence
  • "We now gave him stimulants; a teaspoonful of araki that we had bought at Fashooder was administered every ten minutes on a lump of sugar."
  • "He was thoroughly accustomed to it, as the traders were in the habit of bringing him presents of araki every season."
  • "It appears that Theodore had eaten nothing for four days, supported only by tej and drams of araki."