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- n. The courage or bravado induced by alcohol; pot-valiancy.
- n. An alcoholic drink, taken to bolster one's courage.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the courage of partial intoxication.
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- n. courage resulting from intoxication
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Most people require a little Dutch courage to help them on their way, but Grace Peltier had been clean.