: a hot drink composed of strong beer, wine, gin, egg yolks, sugar, and spices

Word History


probably from rum entry 2 + fustian

First Known Use

1824, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rumfustian was in 1824

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“Rumfustian.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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