rotgut

[rot-guht]
noun Slang.
cheap and inferior liquor.

Origin:
1590–1600; rot + gut

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rotgut (ˈrɒtˌɡʌt)
 
n
facetious, slang alcoholic drink, esp spirits, of inferior quality

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After the war many producers kept churning out their rotgut, and consumers abandoned arak in droves.
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