toddy

Part of speech: noun

Sweetened spirits and water; alcoholic liquor.

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Usage examples "toddy":

  1. Mr Cupples put several questions to him, which gave him more insight into Greek than a week's work in the class would have done, and ended with a small lecture suggested by the passage, drinking away at his toddy all the time. - "Alec Forbes of Howglen", George MacDonald.
  2. Mr Cupples made his toddy, and resumed his story. - "Alec Forbes of Howglen", George MacDonald.
  3. But later in the evening he regained his composure over a glass of whiskey- toddy and a cigar. - "Can You Forgive Her?", Anthony Trollope.