1. very old (used especially to indicate the age of whiskey or brandy, usually 6 to 8 years old).
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Examples from the Web for vo

Historical Examples of vo

  • Captain 'Oshspur—sir, let me tell you this von't do no longer.

  • "I hope you von't mind haffin' it so early," she apologized.

    Time and Time Again

    Henry Beam Piper

  • Like Dante, vo significando: I am a drain-pipe for her spirit.

    Rest Harrow

    Maurice Hewlett

  • Oof der machine hits der eart' so hardt as vat I t'ink, it von't be vort' nodding, nor der t'ieves neider.

    Motor Matt's Air Ship

    Stanley R. Matthews

  • I von't be easy in my mindt ondil I know dot you und Ferral own der Hawk.

    Motor Matt's Hard Luck

    Stanley R. Matthews

British Dictionary definitions for vo


abbreviation for
  1. very old: used to imply that a brandy or whisky is old; now often extended to port and other dessert wines
  2. Royal Victorian Order


abbreviation for
  1. verso
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