a cocktail made with whiskey, lemon juice, and sugar.
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- whiskey jack,
- whiskey rebellion,
- whisky mac,
- whisky rebellion,
Origin of whiskey sour
An Americanism dating back to 1890–95
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US a mixed drink of whisky and lime or lemon juice, sometimes sweetened
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