rye: Meaning and Definition of
- a widely cultivated cereal grass, Secale cereale, having one-nerved glumes and two- or three-flowered spikelets.
- the seeds or grain of this plant, used for making flour and whiskey, and as a livestock feed.
- a straight whiskey distilled from a mash containing 51 percent or more rye grain.
- a blended whiskey.
- made with rye grain or flour:Also called rye rolls.
- a male Gypsy.
- a city in SE New York, on Long Island Sound. 15,083.
- rye (Thesaurus)