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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A drink made of beer and lemonade.

Usage examples (10)
  • And when he came, heated, tired, but bubbling over with eagerness to tell her of the fun they had been having with Brax, she met him with a cool tankard of "shandygaff,"...
  • In taverns, of course, the churchwarden -- beloved of Carlyle and Tennyson -- was usually smoked to the accompaniment of shandygaff.
  • It is believed that a continual bibbing of shandygaff saps the will, the nerves, the resolution, and the finer faculties, but there are those who will abide no other tipple.
  • It is a very agreeable climb up Newport, and not difficult; but if the sun is out, one feels, after scrambling over the rocks and walking home by the dusty road, like taking a... for more
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