corn liquor

corn liquor
a distilled spirit, derived from maize, having a high alcohol content and little flavor

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  • corn liquor — corn .liquor n [U] AmE ↑corn whiskey …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • corn liquor — noun whiskey illegally distilled from a corn mash • Syn: ↑moonshine, ↑bootleg • Derivationally related forms: ↑bootleg (for: ↑bootleg), ↑moonshine (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • corn liquor — also corn whiskey noun (U) a strong American alcoholic drink made from corn …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • corn liquor. — See corn whiskey. [1920 25, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • corn liquor. — See corn whiskey. [1920 25, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Corn — is an English word dating back to Anglo Saxon times or earlier meaning cereal or grain. It commonly refers, in modern American usage, to Indian corn, that is, maize, but can also refer to wheat, barley, rye and so on.Early Modern English… …   Wikipedia

  • corn whiskey — corn .whiskey also corn liquor n [U] a strong alcoholic drink made from ↑corn …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • corn whiskey — noun whiskey distilled from a mash of not less than 80 percent corn • Syn: ↑corn whisky, ↑corn • Hypernyms: ↑whiskey, ↑whisky • Hyponyms: ↑moonshine, ↑bootleg, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Corn whiskey — A Mason jar of Georgia Moon corn whiskey Corn whiskey is an American liquor made from a mash made of at least 80 percent corn. The whiskey is typically run off to high proof and cut to not less than 40 percent alcohol by volume. It does not have… …   Wikipedia

  • corn whisky — An intoxicating whisky or liquor made from corn or containing a corn product, otherwise known as moonshine, white mule, hootch, corn liquor, moonshine corn whisky …   Black's law dictionary

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