brannigan

noun
bran·​ni·​gan | \ ˈbra-ni-gən How to pronounce brannigan (audio) \

Definition of brannigan

1 : a drinking spree
2 : squabble

First Known Use of brannigan

1892, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for brannigan

probably from the name Brannigan

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“Brannigan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brannigan. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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