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    1. It was, for all intents and purposes, a rum runner from the mid 20th century, reproduced using what they could of native technology

    2. At the Quarter Sessions old Peelers ‘igh in their rum cups

    3. rum dry in their mouths and bleary eyes,

    4. "Rum and blueberry, the ice has melted

    5. Rum and black

    6. of the late disturbances, three shillings and sixpence currency, equal to two shillings sterling, a-day ; ship-carpenters, ten shillings and sixpence currency, with a pint of rum, worth sixpence sterling, equal in all to six shillings and sixpence sterling; house-carpenters and bricklayers, eight shillings currency, equal to four shillings and sixpence sterling ; journeymen tailors, five shillings currency, equal to about two shillings and tenpence sterling

    7. "Fifteen men on the dead man's chest-- Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum!"

    8. Then he rapped on the door with a bit of stick like a handspike that he carried, and when my father appeared, called roughly for a glass of rum

    9. There were nights when he took a deal more rum and water than he needed; and then he would sit and sing his wicked, old, wild sea-songs; or sometimes he would call for drinks all around and force everyone to listen to his stories or listen to his singing

    10. Often I have heard the house shaking with "Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum," all the customers joining in for dear life, scared to death of him they were, and each singing louder than the other

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    Synonyms for "rum"

    rum rummy curious funny odd peculiar queer singular

    "rum" definitions

    liquor distilled from fermented molasses

    a card game based on collecting sets and sequences; the winner is the first to meld all their cards

    beyond or deviating from the usual or expected