Examples of moonshine in a Sentence
Everything they said was just a load of moonshine.
during Prohibition, moonshine and “bathtub gin” were made secretly
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Tucker marries a teenage girl named Rhonda, gets a job running moonshine for the local bootlegger and tries to stay as far out of sight of civilization as possible.
It's usually distilled into some caricature that tastes like backwoods moonshine gone wrong.
Then Tucci pours everyone at the table a cup of moonshine.
Co-founder and head brewer Dave Colt has been studying distilling at the Distilled Spirits Epicenter in Kentucky and will be overseeing the production of gin, rum, moonshine and other seasonal spirits.
This episode is set at the Darlington Speedway, the site of the first really important NASCAR race, in 1950, and the track that helped legitimize a sport that had grown out of bootleggers running moonshine over narrow mountain roads.
At the bar, there’s lowbrow PBR, middle-brow craft beers and high-minded drinks like the Cured cocktail with lemon thyme moonshine to toast the owner’s victory over cancer and the drive that’s lifted him to several James Beard Award nominations.
Betros Nasseff was a railroad laborer who sometimes supplemented his income by making moonshine; his wife sewed garments out of rags and sold them door to door.
Hillbilly Ball denotes not pregame meals of squirrel stew chased with moonshine but a fast brand of basketball, played by the Marshall University Thundering Herd of coach Dan D’Antoni.
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Definition of moonshine for English Language Learners
: a kind of alcohol that people make illegally
: foolish or untrue words
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