barley broth


Definition of barley broth

1 dialectal, Scottish : barley-bree
2 : scotch broth … an old-fashioned barley broth thick with vegetables …— Leo Schofield, Sydney (Australia) Morning Herald, 27 June 1989

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First Known Use of barley broth

1593, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Barley broth.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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