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Jamaica rums

Jamaica rums is a plural form of Jamaica rum

Jamaica rum


a heavy pungent rum from Jamaica


food noun (foods and drinks)


Jamaica rums

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Definition references  (+images)

Collins Dictionary:

Jamaica rum

a highly flavoured rum produced in Jamaica (7 of 185 words)



Jamaica rum

a heavy-bodied rum made by slow fermentation and marked by a pungent bouquet (13 of 27 words)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/jamaica rum

Random House Dictionary:

Jamaica rum

a heavy, pungent, slowly fermented rum made in Jamaica. (9 of 11 words)


New World Dictionary:

Jamaica rum

a dark, full-bodied rum with a heavy aroma (8 of 10 words)




a distilled alcoholic beverage made from sugarcane byproducts, such as molasses, or directly from sugarcane juice, by a process of fermentation and distillation. The distillate, a clear liquid, is then usually aged in oak barrels. Rum can be referred... (39 of 5145 words, 10 images)


Rum (disambiguation)

may refer to the following: Rum, a spirit made from sugarcane by-products such as molasses or sugar cane juice | Rûm, a variant of "Rome", was the term by which Muslims referred to the Christian Europeans in general, and the Eastern Romans Byzantines... (42 of 263 words, 17 definitions)

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Britannica Encyclopedia:

rum [liquor]

distilled liquor made from sugarcane products, usually produced as a by-product of sugar manufacture. It includes both the light-bodied rums, typified ... (21 of 602 words)


Columbia Encyclopedia:


spirituous liquor made from fermented sugarcane products. Prepared by fermentation, distillation, and aging, it's made from the molasses and foam that ... (21 of 154 words)



rum | rums [plural] | rummest [superlative]

[uncountable] A distilled spirit derived from fermented cane sugar and molasses | [countable] A serving of rum | [countable] A kind or brand of rum | [obsolete, slang] A queer or odd person or thing. | [obsolete, slang] A country parson. | [British, ... (38 of 78 words, 6 definitions, 10 usage examples, pronunciation)


Oxford Dictionary:

rum [entry 1]

an alcoholic spirit distilled from sugar-cane residues or molasses | [North American] : intoxicating drink. (14 of 77 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)


rum [entry 2] | rummer [comparative] | rummest [superlative] | a rum go | rummy | rummier [comparative] | rummiest [superlative] | peculiar [synonym, sense-specific] | rumly [derived] | ...

[British, informal, outdated] : odd; peculiar | "a rum go" [outdated] : a surprising occurrence or unforeseen turn of events. (19 of 62 words, 2 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)


Macmillan British Dictionary:

rum | rums [plural]

[uncountable] a strong alcoholic drink made from sugar cane ; [countable] a glass of this drink (16 of 38 words, pronunciation)


rum [British, informal, dated, adjective] | rummer [comparative] | rummest [superlative]

strange (1 of 7 words, pronunciation)

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American Heritage Dictionary:

rum | rummer [comparative] | rummest [superlative]

An alcoholic liquor distilled from fermented molasses or sugar cane. | Intoxicating beverages. | Odd; strange. | Presenting danger or difficulty. (18 of 37 words, 4 definitions, pronunciation)


Cambridge Dictionary:

rum [entry 1]

a strong alcoholic drink made from the juice of the sugar cane plant (13 of 25 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/rum 1

rum [entry 2, British, dated] | rummer [comparative] | rummest [superlative]

strange; peculiar (2 of 13 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/rum 2

Encarta Dictionary:

Jamaica rum

a slowly fermented rum that has a dark color and a strong flavor (13 of 21 words)

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