Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A popular Egyptian drink, made by boiling millet-seed in water and fermenting the infusion, adding afterward certain astringent substances.
  • noun An inebriating mixture of darnel-meal, hempseed, and water.
  • noun A preparation of honey and tamarinds.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun An acidulated fermented drink of the Arabs and Egyptians, made from millet seed and various astringent substances; also, an intoxicating beverage made from hemp seed, darnel meal, and water.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Alternative spelling of bosa.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • “it's like they took the left over milk from your bowl of coco puffs and mass produced it....seriously, when i even hear the word boza i wanna yak.”

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  • The other fine point of boza is that to love Bulgaria, which I have grown to, is to love boza.

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  • “George Vaflington says drinking boza is like drinking a warm glass of rubber cement without all the headaches and demons.”

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  • The first is that boza is widely believed to enlarge breasts size.

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  • You make think that I am making this up, but I have been told on many of occasions that when I go back to America I must take back a crate of boza with me.

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  • Now that I have drunk my last drop of boza ever, I find myself able to reflect on the finer points of the drink.

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  • It has been five years since I had this job and I had not smelled anything close to that until I opened a bottle of boza.

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  • Az obicam mac i boza : i love football and boza a thick thick wheat drink

    A Letter to the Students at da Vinci Arts Middle School

  • Az obicam mac i boza : i love football and boza a thick thick wheat drink

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  • There is also the clown's dance, generally executed at entertainments after the mead or _boza_ has worked sufficiently on the brain to produce

    Life of Schamyl And Narrative of the Circassian War of Independence Against Russia

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  • One for the listers of fermented drinks.

    December 21, 2012

  • I've also seen it written as bouza.

    December 21, 2012