DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for:
[Show options]
[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

4 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 per·ry /ˈpɛri/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Per·ry n.  A fermented liquor made from pears; pear cider.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Per·ry, n. A sudden squall. See Pirry. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: United States philosopher (1876-1957) [syn: Ralph Barton
      2: United States admiral who led a naval expedition to Japan
         and signed a treaty in 1854 opening up trade relations
         between United States and Japan; brother of Oliver Hazard
         Perry (1794-1858) [syn: Matthew Calbraith Perry]
      3: United States commodore who led the fleet that defeated the
         British on Lake Erie during the War of 1812; brother of
         Matthew Calbraith Perry (1785-1819) [syn: Oliver Hazard
         Perry, Commodore Perry]
      4: a fermented and often effervescent beverage made from juice
         of pears; similar in taste to hard cider