Schooner meaning

sko͝onər
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A large beer glass, usually holding a pint.
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A fore-and-aft-rigged sailing vessel having at least two masts, with a foremast that is usually smaller than the other masts.
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A prairie schooner.
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A sailing vessel with two or more masts, rigged fore and aft.
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(nautical) A sailing ship with two or more masts, all with fore-and-aft sails; if two masted, having a foremast and a mainmast.
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(Australia) A glass of beer, of a size which varies between states .
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(US) A large goblet or drinking glass, used for lager or ale .
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A large beer glass, generally holding a pint or more.
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Origin of schooner

  • Origin unknown

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