Meaning of hooch


Pronunciation: (hch), [key]
  1. alcoholic liquor.
  2. liquor illicitly distilled and distributed.


Pronunciation: (hch), [key]
  1. a thatched hut of southeast Asia.
  2. any living quarters, as a barracks.
  3. (esp. during the Korean War)
    1. a prostitute's dwelling.
    2. any place, as a house, room, or shack, where a serviceman sets up housekeeping with a local woman.


Pronunciation: (hch Du. hō&khlig), [key]
  1. 1629?–88?, Dutch painter.
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