brew
• slang for a cup of tea and sometimes a pint of beer. eg "Do you fancy a brew ?".

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  • brew-up — ˈbrew up [brew up brew ups] noun (BrE, informal) an act of making tea • We always have a brew up at 11 o clock …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Brew — Brew, n. The mixture formed by brewing; that which is brewed. Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brew — [bro͞o] vt. [ME breuen < OE breowan: see BREAD] 1. to make (beer, ale, etc.) from malt and hops by steeping, boiling, and fermenting 2. to make (tea, coffee, etc.) by steeping or boiling 3. to plan (mischief, trouble, etc.); plot; scheme vi. 1 …   English World dictionary

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