beery

adjective
\ ˈbir-ē How to pronounce beery (audio) \
beerier; beeriest

Definition of beery

1 : affected or caused by beer beery voices
2 : smelling or tasting of beer beery tavern

First Known Use of beery

1764, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Beery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beery. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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