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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A general name for alcoholic beverages made by fermenting a cereal (or mixture of cereals) flavored with hops.

Usage examples (35)
  • (This beer is a staple in my fridge; always have a growler.)
  • When the beer is available, I'll get a bottle and critique it on the show.
  • Also, I really liked the idea of cooking the rice in beer, what kind of beer did you use?
  • THE wildest alleycat fight since Finnegan needled the beer is about to take place in the American automobile world for 1960. for more
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  • You wouldn't want to confuse a "beer" (alcoholic drink) with a "bier" (coffin and its stand).
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