brew·​ski | \ ˈbrü-skē How to pronounce brewski (audio) \

Definition of brewski

US slang

Examples of brewski in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web On Father’s Day, serve dad a refreshing pint of his favorite brewski. Cameron Jenkins, Good Housekeeping, 29 Apr. 2022 Invented by a vacationing Oklahoma firefighter who found himself with too few hands while fishing in knee-deep water, the Chill-N-Reel is a hand-reel fishing device attached to a can cooler for your brewski or pop. Andrew Bender, Forbes, 7 Dec. 2021 Happily, there’s Katie Brook and Liza Birkenmeier’s Islander, a delightfully silly show at HERE Arts Center, which goes down as easily as a cold brewski. Helen Shaw, Vulture, 25 Aug. 2021 Grab some wings and a brewski and settle in for the Jay Byars Survivor Quarantine Questionnaire! Dalton Ross,, 15 June 2021 Some players still chew and dip, and many will enjoy a cocktail or brewski. Scott Ostler,, 9 Feb. 2020 But increasingly, chefs are tossing the vino and grabbing for a brewski. Jeremy Meyer, The Know, 2 Oct. 2019 Not just with bonfires, but companionship, rites of passage, sloppy first kisses, maybe a contraband brewski or two. Los Angeles Times, 29 Aug. 2019 The spot also carries on the Great Waters tradition of being a place to grab a brewski. Nancy Ngo, Twin Cities, 8 July 2019 See More

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First Known Use of brewski

1977, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for brewski

brew entry 2 + -ski, suffix in Slavic surnames

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7 May 2022

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“Brewski.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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