moon shine

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moonshine definition


  1. n.
    nonsense; humbug. : That's just moonshine! I don't believe a word.
  2. n.
    homemade whiskey; any cheap or inferior liquor. : Moonshine is supposed to be strong, not good.
  3. in.
    to distill or traffic in illicit liquor. (See also moonshiner.) : You would be amazed at how much people moonshine back in the hills.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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