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brandy Explained

brandy at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['brændı]

brandy at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1657, abbreviation of brandywine (1622) from Du. brandewijn "burnt wine," so called because it is distilled (cf. Ger. cognate Branntwein and Czech palenka "brandy," from paliti "to burn"). ///

brandy at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n plural brandies [U and C] // [Date: 1600-1700; Origin: brandywine (1600-1700), from Dutch brandewijn 'burnt wine, distilled wine']// a strong alcoholic drink made from wine, or a glass of this drink//

brandy at Dutch => English Of Explained:

selection unit

brandy at Hungarian => English Of Explained:

bingo

brandy at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Alcoholic beverage distilled from wine or a fermented fruit mash. The name comes from the Dutch brandewijn, "distilled wine." Most brandies are aged and contain about 50% alcohol by volume. Some are darkened with caramel. They are usually served alone as after-dinner drinks, but are sometimes used in mixed drinks or dessert dishes, or as fuel in flamed dishes such as crê pes suzettes and cherries jubilee. They are also used to produce liqueur. The finest brandy is usually thought to be French cognac.

BRANDY at English => English (devils) Of Explained:

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brandy at Hungarian => English Of Explained:

bingo

brandy at Dutch => English Of Explained:

brandy [brɛndi]
brandy
brandy, cognac

brandy at Polish => English Of Explained:

ty
canc

brandy at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun (plural brandies)
1 [U, C] a strong alcoholic drink made from wine. There are several types of brandy:
The finest brandies are made in Cognac.
2 [C] a glass of brandy

BRANDY at English => English (Bouviers Law) Of Explained:

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Brandy at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Brandy \Bran"dy\, n.; pl. {Brandies}. [From older brandywine,
brandwine, fr. D. brandewijn, fr. p. p. of branden to burn,
distill + wijn wine, akin to G. branntwein. See {Brand}.]
A strong alcoholic liquor distilled from wine. The name is
also given to spirit distilled from other liquors, and in the
United States to that distilled from cider and peaches. In
northern Europe, it is also applied to a spirit obtained from
grain.

{Brandy fruit}, fruit preserved in brandy and sugar.

brandy at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

brandy
n : distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice

brandy at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Etymology

Shortened form of Inter: term » brandywine, from Inter: etyl » nl Inter: term » brandewijn||burnt wine.

Pronunciation

* Inter: enPR » brănʹdē, Inter: IPA » /ˈbrændi/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"br{ndi/
  • Inter: rhymes » ændi

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » brand|ies|-


  • Inter: uncountabl » e An alcoholic liquor distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice.
    1. Inter: countabl » e Any variety of brandy.
    2. Inter: countabl » e A glass of brandy.

      Derived terms

      Inter: top » 2

  • apple brandy
  • apricot brandy
  • brandy Alexander
  • brandy and soda
  • brandy-ball
  • brandy-bottle
  • brandy butter
  • brandy-cherry
  • brandy-cowe
  • brandy paper
  • brandy-pawnee

  • Inter: mid » 2
    • brandy-peach
    • brandy-smash
    • brandy snap
    • brandy-wine
    • cherry brandy
    • cider brandy
    • corn-brandy
    • cut brandy
    • peach brandy
    • plum brandy
    • pomace brandy


    Inter: botto » m

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » liquor
  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|براندي|m|tr=braandi, Inter: t- » ar|كونياك|m|tr=kunyaak
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|կոնյակ|tr=konyak, Inter: qualifier » rare Inter: t- » hy|բրենդի|tr=brendi|sc=Armn, Inter: qualifier » neologism Inter: t- » hy|արբուն|tr=arbun|sc=Armn
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|коняк|m, Inter: t+ » bg|ракия|f, Inter: t- » bg|бренди|n
  • Chamicuro: Inter: tø » ccc|awalente
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|白蘭地|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|白兰地|tr=báilándì|sc=Hani
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|brandewijn
  • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|brändi
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|cognac|m, Inter: t+ » fr|brandy|m, Inter: t+ » fr|eau-de-vie

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|ბრენდი|sc=Geor|tr=brendi
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Kognak|m, Inter: t+ » de|Brandy|m, Inter: t+ » de|Weinbrand|m, Inter: t+ » de|Branntwein|m
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|κονιάκ|n|tr=koniák
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ブランデー|tr=burandī, Inter: t- » ja|コニャック|tr=konyakku
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|бренди|n|tr=bréndi
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|бренди|m|tr=bréndi, Inter: t+ » ru|коньяк|m|tr=kon'ják
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|brendi|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|brandy|m
    • Volapük: Inter: t+ » vo|konyak, Inter: t- » vo|filavin, Inter: t- » vo|yägin


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » variety of brandy
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|бренди|n
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|白蘭地|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|白兰地|tr=báilándì|sc=Hani


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|μπράντι|n|tr=bránti
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|бренди|n|tr=bréndi
  • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|brendi|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » glass of brandy
    • German: Inter: qualifier » coll. Inter: t+ » de|Kurzer|m
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|μπράντι|n|tr=bránti


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|бренди|n|tr=bréndi
  • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|brendi|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Verb

    Inter: en-verb » brand|i|ed
  • Inter: transitiv » e To preserve, flavour, or mix with brandy.

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » To preserve, flavour, or mix with brandy
    • Vietnamese: Inter: t- » vi|rượu nặng


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * cognac
    Category: Category:en:Distilled beverages -
    Category: Category:en:Wine -

    Finnish

    Inter: Finnish index » b
    Inter: wikipedia » lang=fi

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: hyphenation » bran|dy

    Noun

    Inter: fi-nou » n
  • brandy

    Declension

    Inter: fi-decl-valo » brand|||y|ä

  • Category: Category:fi:Alcoholic beverages -
    Translation: et » brandy
    Translation: el » brandy
    Translation: es » brandy
    Translation: eo » brandy
    Translation: fr » brandy
    Translation: gl » brandy
    Translation: ko » brandy
    Translation: hr » brandy
    Translation: io » brandy
    Translation: sw » brandy
    Translation: hu » brandy
    Translation: ml » brandy
    Translation: my » brandy
    Translation: nl » brandy
    Translation: pl » brandy
    Translation: pt » brandy
    Translation: ru » brandy
    Translation: fi » brandy
    Translation: ta » brandy
    Translation: te » brandy
    Translation: tr » brandy
    Translation: vi » brandy
    Translation: zh » brandy

    Brandy at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » brandy

    English

    Alternative forms

    * Brandi

    Proper noun

    Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • Inter: given name » female|from=English derived from brandy, an alcoholic liquor. Mostly seen in American usage during the 1970s and 1980s.

  • Translation: de » Brandy
    Translation: io » Brandy
    Translation: ru » Brandy
    Translation: sr » Brandy
    Translation: zh » Brandy