Whitsun ale


Definition of Whitsun ale

: a church-ale formerly held at Whitsuntide

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First Known Use of Whitsun ale

1602, in the meaning defined above

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“Whitsun ale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Whitsun%20ale. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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