whiskey sour


noun

a cocktail made with whiskey, lemon juice, and sugar.

Nearby words

  1. whiskered,
  2. whiskery,
  3. whiskey,
  4. whiskey jack,
  5. whiskey rebellion,
  6. whisky,
  7. whisky mac,
  8. whisky rebellion,
  9. whisky-jack,
  10. whisper

Origin of whiskey sour

An Americanism dating back to 1890–95

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British Dictionary definitions for whiskey sour

whiskey sour

noun

US a mixed drink of whisky and lime or lemon juice, sometimes sweetened
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