Definition of Whiskey

1. Noun. A liquor made from fermented mash of grain.




Definition of Whiskey

1. n. Same as Whisky, a liquor.

2. n. A light carriage built for rapid motion; -- called also tim- whiskey.

3. n. Same as Whisky, a liquor.

4. n. A light carriage built for rapid motion; -- called also tim- whiskey.

Definition of Whiskey

1. Noun. (Ireland US) A distilled alcoholic liquor made from fermented grain, usually aged by storing in oak barrels. ¹

2. Noun. (Ireland US) A drink of whiskey. ¹

3. Noun. The letter ''W'' in the ICAO spelling alphabet. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Whiskey

1. a liquor [n -KEYS]

Medical Definition of Whiskey

1. An intoxicating liquor distilled from grain, potatoes, etc, especially in Scotland, Ireland, and the United States. In the United States, whisky is generally distilled from maize, rye, or wheat, but in Scotland and Ireland it is often made from malted barley. Bourbon whisky, corn whisky made in Bourbon County, Kentucky. Crooked whisky. See Crooked. Whisky Jack, the Canada jay (Perisoreus Canadensis). It is noted for its fearless and familiar habits when it frequents the camps of lumbermen in the winter season. Its colour is dull grayish blue, lighter beneath. Synonym: moose bird. Origin: Ir. Or Gael. Uisge water (perhaps akin to E. Wash, water) in uisgebeatha whiskey, properly, water of life. Cf. Usquebaugh. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Whiskey

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