branch water


Definition of branch water

: plain water bourbon and branch water

Examples of branch water in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Determined drinkers defiantly declare their intention to keep on drinking through January (and later, Sober October), come hell or high branch water. Washington Post, 13 Jan. 2022 And his drink of choice was bourbon and branch water. CBS News, 5 June 2020

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First Known Use of branch water

1835, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for branch water

branch entry 1 (creek)

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The first known use of branch water was in 1835

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branch water

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“Branch water.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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