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English definition of “rum”


noun [C or U] uk   /rʌm/ us  
a strong alcoholic drink made from the juice of the sugar cane plant: I'll have a (glass of) rum.


adjective uk   /rʌm/ (rummer, rummest) UK old-fashioned us  
unusual and strange: She's a rum girl/lass/one.
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