"potheen" Definition

  1. whisky made in an illicit still, once a favourite drink in Ireland, now almost unattainable. People resident in England who read of the charms of POTHEEN would be rather astonished if they were to taste it. It is real “fire-water” flavoured with peat-smoke.

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Position in the dictionary: 2680 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: potted, potter, pow-wow, power, prad, prancer, praties, precious, pretty horsebreakers, prial
Previous words in the dictionary: potato-trap, pot-walloper, pot-valiant, pot-luck, pot-hunter, pot-hat, pot-faker, pot-boiler, pot, posted up

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