John Barleycorn definition

  • proper-noun:
    • a personification of alcoholic drink, especially beer and whisky.
  • noun:
    • a humorous personification of barley since the supply of malt liquor or whisky.
    • See barleycorn.
    • an alcoholic beverage this is certainly distilled rather than fermented

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