What is another word for whiskey?

Pronunciation: [wˈɪskɪ] (IPA)

Whiskey, also known as "whisky," is an alcoholic beverage that comes in different varieties and flavors. It is a popular drink worldwide and has been enjoyed for centuries. There are many synonyms for whiskey, which include "bourbon," a type of American whiskey, "scotch," a type of whiskey from Scotland, "rye," a whiskey made from rye grains, and "blended," a whiskey containing a blend of different types of whiskey. Other synonyms for whiskey include "firewater," "moonshine," and "hooch." These terms are typically associated with illegal or homemade whiskey and have a negative connotation. Overall, whiskey remains a beloved drink and a staple in many cultures and celebrations.

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  • Equivalence

    • Proper noun, singular
      whisky.
    • Noun, singular or mass
      whisky.
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Usage examples for Whiskey

He went into the dining-room and brought her a glass of whiskey.
"The Locusts' Years"
Mary Helen Fee
Francke was called on board, was given bread and coffee and whiskey.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook
"whiskey, suh," he would say, "is like every other luxury; to be used, not abused."
"The Man from Jericho"
Edwin Carlile Litsey

Famous quotes with Whiskey

  • We sat around and I fed them barbecue and whiskey. And pretty soon everyone started to compete with each other on the guitars. It seemed the more everyone drank and ate, the more everyone got into it.
    Gary Allan
  • Bernard always had a few prayers in the hall and some whiskey afterwards as he was rather pious.
    Daisy Ashford
  • I can't drink whiskey like I used to back then, that's for sure.
    Sebastian Bach
  • We got more provisions for our whiskey than the same money, which we paid for the liquor, would have bought; so after all it proved a very profitable investment.
    Buffalo Bill
  • Logic, like whiskey, loses its beneficial effect when taken in too large quantities.
    Lord Dunsany

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