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Synonyms for moonshine
ˈmunˌʃaɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. moonlight, moonshine, Moon(noun)

    the light of the Moon

    "moonlight is the smuggler's enemy"; "the Moon was bright enough to read by"

    Synonyms:
    lunar month, synodic month, corn liquor, lunation, moonlight, bootleg

  2. moonshine, bootleg, corn liquor(verb)

    whiskey illegally distilled from a corn mash

    Synonyms:
    corn liquor, moonlight, bootleg

  3. moonshine(verb)

    distill (alcohol) illegally; produce moonshine

Wiktionary

  1. moonshine(noun)

    Synonyms:
    white lightning, corn liquor, bootleg, hooch, moonlight, mountain dew, moon

  2. moonshine(noun)

    The light of the moon; moonlight.

    Synonyms:
    white lightning, moon, hooch, moonlight, corn liquor, bootleg, mountain dew

  3. moonshine(noun)

    Illegally distilled liquor, so named because much of the manufacturing process often is conducted without artificial light at night when the moon is shining.

    They watered down the moonshine.

    Synonyms:
    corn liquor, moon, hooch, mountain dew, white lightning, moonlight, bootleg

  4. moonshine(noun)

    nonsense

    He was talking moonshine.

    Synonyms:
    mountain dew, corn liquor, bootleg, moon, hooch, moonlight, white lightning

  5. moonshine(noun)

    A branch of pure mathematics relating the monster group to an invariant of elliptic functions; see .

    Synonyms:
    white lightning, corn liquor, moon, moonlight, hooch, bootleg, mountain dew

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. moonshine(n.)

    Synonyms:
    moonlight

  2. moonshine(n.)

    Synonyms:
    nonsense, trash, stuff, twaddle, fudge, flummery, balderdash

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. moonshine(n)

    Synonyms:
    balderdash, flummery, fustian, nonsense

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    moonlight

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. moonshine

    Synonyms:
    Tricky liquor

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How to use moonshine in a sentence?

  1. Sir Walter Scott:

    We shall never learn to feel and respect our real calling and destiny, unless we have taught ourselves to consider everything as moonshine, compared with the education of the heart.

  2. Pat Dillingham:

    We are most proud to run into a country bar in the rural South and see our product is the only moonshine on the shelf. We’re honored when see that.

  3. Pat Dillingham:

    It was our deep love for Southern culture that was the inspiration for American Born Moonshine.

  4. H.L. Mencken:

    We are here and it is now. Further than that all human knowledge is moonshine.

  5. Henry Louis Mencken:

    We are here and it is now. Further than that, all human knowledge is moonshine.


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