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Definitions

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

  • n.pl. Strong alcoholic liquors, such as whiskey or gin.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A strong distilled alcoholic liquor or whiskey

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. any type of strongly alcoholic beverage prepared by distillation of an alcohol-containing fermented material.
  • n. strong alcoholic liquors, as brandy, rum, whisky, etc., obtained by distillation.

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

  • n. strong distilled liquor or brandy

Etymologies

First attested 1471, from its inflammability; see etymology section of ardent. (Wiktionary)

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