(redirected from moonshiners)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • all
  • noun
  • verb

Synonyms for moonshine

Synonyms for moonshine

whiskey illegally distilled from a corn mash

distill (alcohol) illegally

References in periodicals archive ?
Free spirits Jason |Clarke and Tom Hardy play moonshiners
Borrowing" a confiscated still from the junkyard where she works, she enlists the help of two friends and an experienced moonshiner, Mason Malone.
It turned out this had already been figured out by illiterate moonshiners.
The DCO told that four moonshiners, whom the liquor was procured from, were arrested during raids.
The book reminds the reader that southern culture is not all moonshiners and swamp people.
After being strapped into our harnesses we trekked up the side of the mountain past hideaways used by moonshiners to brew their illegal liquor in years gone by.
The moonshiners all agree--except for Forrest, the elder Bondurant.
So it proves with his soundtrack to John Hillcoat's new movie Lawless, a film about moonshiners and gangsters in Prohibition-era America.
Issues examined blend food with race, gender, class and power struggles with subjects ranging from the lives of moonshiners to tomato club participants.
Our final stop was at the picturesque Glengoyne ("Valley of the Geese") Distillery, beneath a waterfall where, in times past, moonshiners had operated their illicit stills away from the prying eyes of excisemen.
The products are more experimental, said the owners of Corsair, who see themselves as "gentlemen pirates" inspired by "underground urban moonshiners.
In fact, one of America's favorite pastime--NASCAR--was born of the need of moonshiners to outrun the revenuers.
Speakeasies, moonshiners, and bootleggers continued trading in the forbidden fluid, and crime was as rampant (perhaps more so) than ever.
Scottish moonshiners referred to excise collectors as "gaugers," their stills as "bothies," and the whisky they produced was referred to as "make.
Perhaps the most maligned state in the Union, Arkansas has often been portrayed as a bastion of hillbillies, moonshiners, rednecks, and white trash.