Rum is an alcoholic drink that is made from sugar cane or molasses.(noun)
An example of rum is Bacardi Dark rum.
See rum in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: short for rumbullion, orig. Devonshire dial., uproar, tumult < ?
Origin: < obs. rum, good, great < ? Rom, a Gypsy: see Romany
See rum in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Probably short for obsolete rumbullion.
adjective rum·mer, rum·mest
Origin: Origin unknown.
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