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appetize +‎ -er

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appetizer (plural appetizers)

  1. A small, light, and usually savory first course in a meal
    Synonyms: (slang) appy, entrée, hors d'oeuvre, starter
  2. Something that creates or increases excitement for what is to follow.

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