Definition of brewery in English:


Line breaks: brew|ery
Pronunciation: /ˈbrʊəri

noun (plural breweries)

A place where beer is made commercially: work continued on the new lager brewery in Alton
More example sentences
  • While the major breweries dominated the beer market, imported brands and local microbreweries also flourished.
  • Actually, if the brewmaster sent that beer out of the brewery, he thought it was done.
  • Ron used to organise the beer from the local brewery in sugar sacks that held 4 dozen big bottles of beer.


mid 17th century: from brew, probably on the pattern of Dutch brouwerij.

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