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

  • n. Slang Raw, inferior liquor.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. raw or poor quality alcoholic liquor

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Bad small beer.
  • n. Any bad spirituous liquor, especially when adulterated so as to be very deleterious.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Bad or adulterated liquor, injurious to the stomach and bowels; in the United States, specifically, whisky adulterated with deleterious substances to cheapen it while increasing its apparent strength.
  • Injurious and corrosive: said of bad liquor.

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

  • n. any alcoholic beverage of inferior quality

Etymologies

rot +‎ gut (Wiktionary)

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