Rob Roy

noun
\ ˈräb-ˈrȯi How to pronounce Rob Roy (audio) \

Definition of Rob Roy

: a manhattan made with Scotch whisky

First Known Use of Rob Roy

1902, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Rob Roy

Rob Roy, nickname of Robert McGregor †1734 Scottish freebooter

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“Rob Roy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Rob%20Roy. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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