- brandeis, louis dembitz,
- branding iron,
Origin of brandied
noun, plural bran·dies.
verb (used with object), bran·died, bran·dy·ing.
Origin of brandy
Examples from the Web for brandied
Carefully strain the cocktail into the prepared glass and garnish with the brandied cherry.
In appearance they were mostly round and red, with a brandied cherry inside.The Millionaire Baby|Anna Katharine Green
Make a fancy form in the shape of a peach of vanilla ice cream with a brandied peach in the center.The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book|Victor Hirtzler
A spark could ignite it and set the globe on fire like it was a brandied Christmas pudding.Operation Earthworm|Joe Archibald
Bring me some brandied marrons, a large bottle of rose oil and a stick of lip rouge from Celeste's.Blue-grass and Broadway|Maria Thompson Daviess
Had it not been for the stiff doses of brandied coffee swallowed at every stage, this record would never have been written.The Bath Road|Charles G. (Charles George) Harper
noun plural -dies
Word Origin for brandy
1650s, abbreviation of brandywine (1620s) from Dutch brandewijn "burnt wine," so called because it is distilled (cf. German cognate Branntwein and Czech palenka "brandy," from paliti "to burn"). The Brandywine Creek in Pennsylvania, site of a Revolutionary War battle, supposedly so named by the Dutch for the color of its waters.