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brandy

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noun bran·dy \ˈbran-dē\

Definition of brandy

plural

brandies

  1. :  an alcoholic beverage distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice

Origin and Etymology of brandy

short for brandywine, from Dutch brandewijn, from Middle Dutch brantwijn, from brant distilled + wijn wine


First Known Use: 1657


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brandy

verb bran·dy

Definition of brandy

brandied

brandying

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to flavor, blend, or preserve with brandy

Circa 1848

First Known Use of brandy

circa 1848


BRANDY Defined for English Language Learners

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brandy

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noun bran·dy \ˈbran-dē\

Definition of brandy for English Language Learners

  • : an alcoholic drink made from wine


BRANDY Defined for Kids

brandy

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noun bran·dy \ˈbran-dē\

Definition of brandy for Students

plural

brandies

  1. :  an alcoholic liquor made from wine or fruit juice


Medical Dictionary

brandy

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noun bran·dy \ˈbran-dē\

Medical Definition of brandy

plural

brandies

  1. :  an alcoholic liquor distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice (as of apples)


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