moonshiner

moonshiner

[moon-shahy-ner]
noun Informal.
1.
a person who distills or sells liquor, especially corn liquor, illegally.
2.
a person who pursues any illegal trade or activity at night.

Origin:
1855–60, Americanism; moonshine + -er1

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moonshiner (ˈmuːnˌʃaɪnə)
 
n
(US), (Canadian) a person who illegally makes or smuggles distilled spirits

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