sillabub or sil·li·bub [sil-uh-buhb] Examples noun
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Another such drink was sillabub, in one form made of cider with sugar, nutmeg, and cream added.
British Dictionary definitions for sillabub sillabub noun
- a variant spelling of
Word Origin and History for sillabub n.
also sillibub, syllabub, etc., 1530s, of unknown origin. Drink or dish of milk and wine or cider, often sweetened. Figurative sense of “floridly vapid prose” is from 1706.