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hooch

, hootch
Informal chiefly US and Canadian alcoholic drink, esp illicitly distilled spirits

Hooch

, Hoogh
Pieter de . 1629--?1684, Dutch genre painter, noted esp for his light effects
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Staff Sergeant Cornett went back to his hootch and began drinking more alcohol.
On the paper's front page, Edwards had run a picture of her husband announcing him as a candidate for the Legislature in the constituency of Hootch.
The first victim was admitted to the hospital last Tuesday and the first fatalities were announced last Thursday, when four died from the hootch.
Alaska's 'Molly Hootch case': High schools and the village voice.
Even the tiniest rural hamlet has its local shebeen where homemade hootch is available from before noon until the wee hours of the next morning.
The hootch where he slept was usually excavated into the side of a hill away from the enemy, and roofed with pickets, sandbags, and earth.
Near his hometown in Goshen, he still plays hard on the slopes and takes daily walks with the dogs he rescued, Doofus and Hootch.
Angels outfielder Jeff DaVanon, right, stoops to pet Hootch, a French mastiff, as other dogs and their owners walk around U.
The panorama beneath them remained empty, interrupted only occasionally by the sight of a villager stirring in the window of his grass hootch or the sound of a playing child.