- strong beer.
Origin of stingo
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Examples from the Web for stingo
I never touch a drop of stingo before twelve at noon or after twelve at night.Tonio, Son of the Sierras
An' since 'twas very clear we drank only ginger-beer, Faith, there must ha' been some stingo in the ginger.The Works of Rudyard Kipling: One Volume Edition
This quart pot, however, held something better than stingo—even stronger: it was half-filled with foreign money.Armorel of Lyonesse
The sight o' the hay as I saw to-day is as good as a glass of stingo.
Bernard did not seem to have enjoyed much more of Stingo's society than Lance of his violin's—the produce of the same bounty.The Pillars of the House, Vol. I (of 2)
Charlotte M. Yonge