Definition of overproof in English:

overproof

Syllabification: o·ver·proof
Pronunciation: /ˈōvərˈpro͞of
 
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adjective

  • Containing more alcohol than proof spirit does: overproof rum
    More example sentences
    • If you don't need the alcoholic kick of an overproof rum, this one - with its clean mellow fruited taste - makes an ideal drink: straight over ice, for cocktails and with a mixer.
    • The best part of weathering a storm in Carriacou is the sedating Jack Iron overproof rum.
    • The locals tend to drink white overproof rums and it is well worth joining them.

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