Brew

Definition of Brew

Pronunciation: brų
v. t.1.To boil or seethe; to cook.
[imp. & p. p. Brewed (brųd); p. pr. & vb. n. Brewing.]
2.To prepare, as beer or other liquor, from malt and hops, or from other materials, by steeping, boiling, and fermentation.
3.To prepare by steeping and mingling; to concoct.
Go, brew me a pottle of sack finely.
- Shak.
4.To foment or prepare, as by brewing; to contrive; to plot; to concoct; to hatch; as, to brew mischief.
v. i.1.To attend to the business, or go through the processes, of brewing or making beer.
I wash, wring, brew, bake, scour.
- Shak.
2.To be in a state of preparation; to be mixing, forming, or gathering; as, a storm brews in the west.
There is some ill a-brewing towards my rest.
- Shak.
n.1.The mixture formed by brewing; that which is brewed.

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