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  • n. Low-end gin, usually home-made.
  • n. Complete and utter ruin, desolation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. utter ruin; also, gin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cant name for gin, rum, etc., especially when bad.


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  • MissA, is there an implication that it might be moonshine?

    July 16, 2008

  • Inferior alcohol, especially gin.

    Also, a catastrophe, complete ruin, disaster, disgrace.

    slang c. 1920

    July 16, 2008