from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A colorless brandy made from the fermented juice of cherries.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A clear brandy made from black cherries: kirchwasser
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A common contraction of kirsch-wasser.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. from fermented juice of black morello cherries
French, short for German Kirschwasser; see kirschwasser.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
German Kirschwasser, “cherry water” (Wiktionary)