Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Whiskey, especially Scotch, that is made solely from malted barley.

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  • n. Alternative spelling of malt whisky.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A whiskey distilled in Scotland (esp. whiskey made from malted barley in a pot still); Scotch whisky.

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

  • n. whiskey distilled in Scotland; especially whiskey made from malted barley in a pot still

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Examples

  • Elaborate ashtrays were unsoiled and, apart from a dirty glass and a half-full bottle of caskstrength malt whiskey standing on a sideboard, there was little evidence of occupation.

    Walls of Silence

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