a liquor made from fermented mash of grain
A distilled alcoholic liquor made from fermented grain, usually aged by storing in oak barrels.
A drink of whiskey.
The letter W in the ICAO spelling alphabet.
Origin: uisce beatha and uisge-beatha lit. 'water of life' (compare aquavit, from Latin aqua vitae).
same as Whisky, a liquor
alt. of Whisky
an intoxicating liquor distilled from grain, potatoes, etc., especially in Scotland, Ireland, and the United States. In the United States, whisky is generally distilled from maize, rye, or wheat, but in Scotland and Ireland it is often made from malted barley
Origin: [Ir. or Gael. uisge water (perhaps akin to E. wash, water) in uisgebeatha whiskey, properly, water of life. Cf. Usquebaugh.]
The numerical value of whiskey in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of whiskey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
God invented whiskey to keep the Irish from ruling the world.
I like whiskey. I always did, and that is why I never drink it.
The story of the barrel is one of the overlooked crafts of whiskey-making.
When I'm back in Belfast, i like to go for a good pint of Guinness or a small whiskey.
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Translations for whiskey
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- whiskyCatalan, Valencian
- Whisky, WhiskeyGerman
- güisqui, whiskySpanish
- Washington, viskiEstonian
- viski, wiskiFinnish
- whiskey, whiskyFrench
- uisce beatha, fuisceIrish
- uisge-beathaScottish Gaelic
- ushtey beaManx
- uísque, whiskyPortuguese
- виски, viskiSerbo-Croatian
- visky, whiskySwedish
- rượu uytky, huých-ki, uytkyVietnamese
- viskin, filavin, lifavatVolapük
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