from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. Informal Turpentine.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Turpentine or turpentine substitute.
- n. Any alcoholic drink.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A workmen's name for the oil or spirit of turpentine.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. volatile liquid distilled from turpentine oleoresin; used as paint thinner and solvent and medicinally
Shortening and alteration of turpentine.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Shortened from turpentine (Wiktionary)