Definitions

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  • n. A cocktail composed of eggnog, brandy, rum and an egg.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A hot sweetened drink of rum and water spiced with cinnamon, cloves, etc., and beaten up with eggs.

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

  • n. hot rum toddy with a beaten egg

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Examples

  • It was another of his overblown fantasy numbers, this time with an animated background and Tom and Jerry and a lot of pre-CG special effects, but he and Tom the Mouse danced a soft-shoe side by side, hand and paw nearly touching, and it almost looked like the real thing.

    Futures Imperfect

  • Needless to say that, with such a father, Tom and Jerry had a pretty good time at home, and it was only what they expected when, the day before Christmas, as all four boys were racketing around the kitchen and nearly convulsing Mrs. Duncan with laughter by their antics, while she tried almost vainly to finish cooking the last savory dainties for the morrow, that Mr. Duncan should suddenly appear in the doorway, and say:

    The Shagganappi

  • Mr. Duncan always made it a rule that no house in existence must be more attractive to Tom and Jerry than their own home, and that it depended very largely upon their father as to whether they longed to stay in their own home and bring their young friends in, too, or whether they longed to go outside their father's house to meet their playfellows.

    The Shagganappi

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  • Hey There's also the show!
    (why can't I catch that dumb mouse!)

    July 12, 2012

  • "A hot sweetened drink of rum and water spiced with cinnamon, cloves, etc., and beaten up with eggs."
    --GNU Webster's 1913

    April 8, 2011