Definition of brewski in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbruːski/

noun (plural brewskis or brewskies)

North American informal
A beer.
Example sentences
  • You can pay me back by treating me to a few brewskies
  • And one of the ironies can be found in the accompanying sound of millions of brewskies being popped in celebration.
  • You just got here and you already sucked down two brewskis.


1980s: from brew + a fanciful ending, perhaps after the common Slavonic surname suffix -ski.

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