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1. whiskey

noun. ['ˈwɪski, ˈhwɪski'] a liquor made from fermented mash of grain.

Synonyms

  • strong drink
  • hard drink
  • Irish
  • rye whiskey
  • blended whiskey
  • rye whisky
  • Scotch malt whisky
  • sour mash
  • manhattan
  • John Barleycorn
  • Scotch
  • Scotch malt whiskey
  • whisky
  • Irish whiskey
  • corn whisky
  • Irish whisky
  • Scotch whiskey
  • rye
  • Scotch whisky
  • whisky sour
  • hard liquor
  • blended whisky
  • whiskey sour
  • bourbon
  • spirits
  • old fashioned
  • corn whiskey
  • malt whisky
  • malt whiskey
  • booze
  • liquor
  • corn

Antonyms

  • starve

Etymology

  • uisce beatha (Irish)

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Words that Rhyme with Whiskey

  • zembriski
  • wanniski
  • whisky
  • lariscy
  • frisky
  • brisky
  • briski
  • briskey
  • alisky
  • risky
  • liskey

Example sentences of the word whiskey


1. Noun, singular or mass
A good whiskey can also serve as the base for a more elaborate drink.

2. Adjective
Unfortunately, a whiskey barrel may need a little rebuilding before you use one in your garden.

Quotes containing the word whiskey


1. Whiskey's to tough, Champagne costs too much, Vodka puts my mouth in gear. I hope this refrain, Will help me explain, As a matter of fact, I like beer.
- Tom T. Hall

2. Love burns. Whiskey burns. George Burns. What do all three have in common? They’re all dead to me.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

3. There's no trouble in this world so serious that it can't be cured with a hot bath, a glass of whiskey, and the Book of Common Prayer.
- Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love

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