from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Courage acquired from drinking liquor.

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  • noun idiomatic The courage or bravado induced by alcohol; pot-valiancy.
  • noun idiomatic An alcoholic drink, taken to bolster one's courage.

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  • noun courage resulting from intoxication


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