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noun bran·dy \ˈbran-dē\

: an alcoholic drink made from wine

plural brandies

Full Definition of BRANDY

:  an alcoholic beverage distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice
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Origin of BRANDY

short for brandywine, from Dutch brandewijn, from Middle Dutch brantwijn, from brant distilled + wijn wine
First Known Use: 1657

2brandy

verb
bran·diedbran·dy·ing

Definition of BRANDY

transitive verb
:  to flavor, blend, or preserve with brandy

First Known Use of BRANDY

circa 1848
BRANDY Defined for Kids

brandy

noun bran·dy \ˈbran-dē\
plural brandies

Definition of BRANDY for Kids

:  an alcoholic liquor made from wine or fruit juice
Medical Dictionary

brandy

noun bran·dy \ˈbran-dē\
plural brandies

Medical Definition of BRANDY

:  an alcoholic liquor distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice (as of apples)

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