from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of brew.
  • n. The production of alcoholic beverages, such as beer, by fermentation; the process of being brewed.
  • n. The business or occupation of a brewer.
  • n. The quantity of a brew made in a single batch.
  • n. The forming of a storm or the gathering of clouds.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or process of preparing liquors which are brewed, as beer and ale.
  • n. The quantity brewed at once.
  • n. A mixing together.
  • n. A gathering or forming of a storm or squall, indicated by thick, dark clouds.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or process of preparing liquors from malt and hops; the process of extracting a saccharine solution from malted grain and converting that solution into a fermented alcoholic beverage called ale or beer.
  • n. The quantity brewed at once.
  • n. A mixing together.

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

  • n. the production of malt beverages (as beer or ale) from malt and hops by grinding and boiling them and fermenting the result with yeast


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