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beery

[beer-ee] /ˈbɪər i/
adjective, beerier, beeriest.
1.
of, like, or abounding in beer:
a stale, beery smell.
2.
affected by or suggestive of beer:
beery exuberance; beery breath.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; beer + -y1
Related forms
beeriness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for beery

beery

/ˈbɪərɪ/
adjective beerier, beeriest
1.
smelling or tasting of beer
2.
given to drinking beer
Derived Forms
beerily, adverb
beeriness, noun
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Word Origin and History for beery
adj.

1848, from beer (n.) + -y (2). Related: Beerily; beeriness.

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