Definition of Pilsener

1. Noun. A pale lager with strong flavor of hops; first brewed in the Bohemian town of Pilsen.

Exact synonyms: Pilsner
Generic synonyms: Lager, Lager Beer



Definition of Pilsener

1. Noun. A pale, light lager beer. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pilsener

1. pilsner [n -S] - See also: pilsner

Lexicographical Neighbors of Pilsener

pilothouse
pilothouses
piloti
piloting
pilotings
pilotis
pilotless
pilotless aircraft
pilotman
pilotmen
pilots
pilous
pilow
pilows
pilpul
pilsener (current term)
pilseners
pilsenite
pilsner
pilsners
pilula
pilular
pilulas
pilule
pilules
pilulous
pilum
pilwe

Literary usage of Pilsener

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"(Address before the Second International Brewers' Congress, Chicago, 111., 1911). This definition includes the German lager beers, such as pilsener, Wiener, ..."

2. Danish Beer & Continental Beer Gardens by Max Henius, United States Brewers' Association (1914)
"During the year 1900-1901 the consumption of lager beer was 71 '7, as against 29 f< pilsener, but twelve years later the proportions were ..."

3. GWF; Das Gas- und Wasserfach by Deutscher Verein von Gas- und Wasserfachmännern (1864)
"Die Kohlen von Klauber & Sohn 458 „ „ Gas per Zoll-Centner liefern, ein Ergebniss, welches in den mit pilsener Kohlen arbeitenden ..."

4. Official Report of the Calcutta International Exhibition, 1883-84: Compiled (1885)
"Insulated wire for electricity. SECTION H.—FOOD PRODUCTS. CLASSES CX TO CXXXVI. BECK AND Co., Kaiser Brewery.—pilsener beer. ..."

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