Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 02/22/16 Après-ski

February 22, 2016

Après-ski (noun, adjective)
après-ski [ah-prey-skee, ap-rey-]

1. the period of relaxation that follows skiing: menus suitable for après-ski.

2. pertaining to or suitable for such a time: après-ski clothes; an après-ski party.

Origin: 1950-55; < French, equivalent to après after + ski ski, skiing

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