Bug Juice Definition

A sweet flavored drink, such as punch, that is usually not carbonated.
American Heritage
A usually liquid insect repellent.
American Heritage
Cheap or inferior liquor.
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(US) An artificially fruit-flavored beverage, made from a powdered concentrate and water, that is often served at American residential camps; Kool-Aid or a generic equivalent.


(US, slang) Moonshine (an illicitly distilled alcoholic beverage).


Origin of Bug Juice

  • Sense 1, from name given to instant drinks in the military, from earlier name for bad whiskey

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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