[ hohm-broo ]
/ ˈhoʊmˈbru /
Save This Word!
beer or other alcoholic beverage made at home.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!
In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
Question 1 of 7
The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Origin of home-brew
First recorded in 1850–55
OTHER WORDS FROM home-brewhome-brewed, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
How to use home-brew in a sentence
I started selling that homebrew tonic of mine that I made up yesterday, and around noon, suddenly everybody was buying the stuff.Captives of the Flame|Samuel R. Delany
British Dictionary definitions for home-brew
a beer or other alcoholic drink brewed at home rather than commercially
Canadian informal a professional football player who was born in Canada and is not an import
Derived forms of home-brewhome-brewed, adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012