Origin of poteen
Examples from the Web for poteen
Send me that poteen you spoke of, and ignore the Bills against these M'Caffreys.Valentine M'Clutchy, The Irish Agent|William Carleton
I wouldn't thrust one of thim to rub down a horse, nor wid a bottle of poteen.
All charged, sergeant, with loyalty and poteen at any rate; hang the Pope.Willy Reilly|William Carleton
Whatever Brady's usual habits of christening his poteen might have been, that which he now placed before them was good.The Hedge School; The Midnight Mass; The Donagh|William Carleton
He introduced a timprance lecturer that towld the boys the poteen was pizenin' thim, an' 'twas wather they must dhrink.