home brew
noun Date: 1853 an alcoholic beverage (as beer) made at home

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • home brew — n [U] informal beer made at home >home brewed adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • home brew — noun uncount beer that people make at home …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • home brew — home′ brew′ n. vin beer or other alcoholic beverage made at home …   From formal English to slang

  • home brew — ► NOUN ▪ beer or other alcoholic drink brewed at home …   English terms dictionary

  • home-brew — [hōm′bro͞o΄] n. an alcoholic beverage, esp. beer, made at home …   English World dictionary

  • home-brew — n. homemade liquor or beer. □ Is this your own home brew, Wally? □ My uncle makes his own home brew …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • home brew — {n. phr.} A beer or other malt liquor made at home, not in a brewery. * /Home brew reached its greatest popularity in America during national prohibition./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • home brew — {n. phr.} A beer or other malt liquor made at home, not in a brewery. * /Home brew reached its greatest popularity in America during national prohibition./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • home\ brew — n. phr. A beer or other malt liquor made at home, not in a brewery. Home brew reached its greatest popularity in America during national prohibition …   Словарь американских идиом

  • home-brew — N UNCOUNT Home brew is beer or wine that is made in someone s home, rather than in a brewery …   English dictionary

  • home-brew — home brewed, adj. /hohm brooh /, n. beer or other alcoholic beverage made at home. [1850 55] * * * …   Universalium

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