barley–bree

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noun bar·ley–bree \-ˌbrē\

Definition of barley–bree

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  whisky; also :  malt liquor

Variants of barley–bree

less commonly

barley–broo

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Origin and Etymology of barley–bree

barley + Scots bree or broo (bree)


First Known Use: 1724


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