rumfustian

noun
rum·​fus·​tian | \ ¦rəm¦fəschən \

Definition of rumfustian

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

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First Known Use of rumfustian

1824, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rumfustian

probably from rum entry 2 + fustian

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“Rumfustian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rumfustian. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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