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Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The pouring of a liquid offering as a religious ritual.
  • noun The liquid so poured.
  • noun A beverage, especially an intoxicating beverage.
  • noun The act of drinking an intoxicating beverage.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of pouring a liquid, usually wine, either on the ground or on a victim in sacrifice, in honor of some deity.
  • noun The wine or other liquid poured out in honor of a deity; a drink-offering.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act of pouring a liquid or liquor, usually wine, either on the ground or on a victim in sacrifice, in honor of some deity; also, the wine or liquid thus poured out.

from , Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The act of pouring a liquid or liquor, usually wine, either on the ground or on a victim in sacrifice, in honor of some deity.
  • noun The wine or liquid thus poured out.
  • noun A beverage, especially an alcoholic one (often used humorously).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a serving (of wine) poured out in honor of a deity
  • noun the act of pouring a liquid offering (especially wine) as a religious ceremony
  • noun (facetious) a serving of an alcoholic beverage

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Middle English libacioun, from Latin lībātiō, lībātiōn-, from lībātus, past participle of lībāre, to pour out as an offering.]

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From Latin libatio, from libare ("to take a little from anything, to taste, to pour out as an offering")

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Examples

  • Analogous to offering liquid food to be poured out as a libation was the custom of anointing sacred ✨objects or hallowed places.

  • It was customary, moreover, to pour out wine upon the altar, a so-called libation, as a seal of the offering.

  • She poured a glass of champagne into the Grand Canal -- a "libation" for her former beloved: "For Henry," she sa𓄧id in a soft voice.

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  • She poured a glass of champagne into the Grand Canal -- a "libation" for her former beloved: "For Henry," she said in a s🍸oft voice.

  • It's empowering for artists to go through with making their own presentations, to share mailing lists, to learn how to hang art, especially in consort with other artists, even to figure out what kind of libation to arrange.

  • A "libation" for the gods, traditionally, is drink that is poured out onto an object or the groﷺund, a sacrifice, and that may seem to be what Heidegger has in mind here: indeed he calls the drink for gods "Spende und Opfer", donation and sacrifice.

  • A "libation" for the gods, traditionally, is drink that is poured out onto an object or the ground, a sacrifice, and that may seem to 🧸be what Heidegger has in mind here: indeed he calls the drink for gods "Spende und Opfer", donation and sacrifice.

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