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Meaning of BEER

Pronunciation:  beer

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  fermented alcoholic beverage brewed from malt and hops

BEER is a 4 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: suds
 See Also: brew, brewage, dark beer, lager, light beer, pilsener, pilsner, schenk, schenk beer, weiss beer



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Beer\, n. [OE. beor, ber, AS. be['o]r; akin to Fries.
biar, Icel. bj?rr, OHG. bior, D. & G. bier, and possibly E.
brew. [root]93, See {Brew}.]
1. A fermented liquor made from any malted grain, but
   commonly from barley malt, with hops or some other
   substance to impart a bitter flavor.

Note: Beer has different names, as {small beer}, {ale},
      {porter}, {brown stout}, {lager beer}, according to its
      strength, or other qualities. See {Ale}.

2. A fermented extract of the roots and other parts of
   various plants, as spruce, ginger, sassafras, etc.

{Small beer}, weak beer; (fig.) insignificant matters. ``To
   suckle fools, and chronicle small beer.'' --Shak.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming of or drink beer, represents happiness, fogginess, or inspiration. It also indicates that you have quite a social life.
Easton Bible Dictionary

well. (1.) A place where a well was dug by the direction of Moses, at the forty-fourth station of the Hebrews in their wanderings (Num. 21:16-18) in the wilderness of Moab. (See WELL.)

(2.) A town in the tribe of Judah to which Jotham fled for fear of Abimelech (Judg. 9:21). Some have identified this place with Beeroth.