hootch

[hooch]
noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To Hootch
Collins
World English Dictionary
hooch or hootch (huːtʃ)
 
n
informal chiefly (US), (Canadian) alcoholic drink, esp illicitly distilled spirits
 
[C20: shortened from Tlingit Hootchinoo, name of a tribe that distilled a type of liquor]
 
hootch or hootch
 
n
 
[C20: shortened from Tlingit Hootchinoo, name of a tribe that distilled a type of liquor]

hootch (huːtʃ)
 
n
a variant spelling of hooch

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Hootch was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature