snake juice

noun

Australian slang any strong alcoholic drink, esp when home-made

Nearby words

  1. snake fence,
  2. snake fly,
  3. snake foot,
  4. snake in one's bosom,
  5. snake in the grass,
  6. snake lily,
  7. snake mackerel,
  8. snake oil,
  9. snake pit,
  10. snake plant

Word Origin for snake juice

C19: perhaps so called from its poisonous effects

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Examples from the Web for snake juice

  • Theyre always for sellin and if it comes to a show-down never haggle much about the lucreit all goes for snake-juice anyway.