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a rum go

dated An odd, strange, or surprising occurrence, situation, or turn of events, especially one that might be considered somewhat disreputable or distasteful. Primarily heard in UK. A young man taking a wife so much older than himself? My word, what a rum go that is! Well, this is a rum go if I've ever seen one: the kitchen porter has just been made the head chef!
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a rum do

dated An odd, strange, or surprising occurrence, situation, or turn of events, especially one that might be considered somewhat disreputable or distasteful. Primarily heard in UK. A young man taking a wife so much older than himself? My word, what a rum do that is! Well, this is a rum do, if I've ever seen one. The kitchen porter has just been made the head chef!
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rumdum

and rum-dum (ˈrəmˈdəm)
1. n. a drunkard; a ruined alcoholic. I don’t want to end up like a dirty rum-dumb.
2. n. a stupid person. Hey, rumdum, wise up and do what you are told.
3. mod. alcohol intoxicated. The old lady got rumdum on gin.

rum-dum

verb
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rummed (up)

mod. alcohol intoxicated. Sailors like to go into town and get rummed up.
See also: rum, up

rummed

verb
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Three Drum Circle rums are available in stores: Silver, Spiced and Toasted Coconut.
Presented in a unique bottle paying homage to Scotland and Muireadhach (Murdina) the famous Sea Warrior, Dunedin Rum will retail at PS34.
The main challenge within the rum industry is the prevailing stigma that rum is not a premium product," says Rashidi Hodari, senior marketing director at Cruzan Rum.
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At PS650 a bottle, Black Tot is so called because it is the remains of the supply of the Royal Navy daily rum ration which was last issued in July 1970.
Lucy Douglas, the founder of the festival, said: "The growth in the rum market and evolution in the variety of flavours and styles has been phenomenal over the last couple of years.
the Richland version of the Ti'Punch - short for 'petit punch' - a simple cocktail from the French Caribbean, designed to accentuate the hints of fresh cane, tobacco and field flowers that characterize the beautiful aroma signature of Rum made directly from unrefined sugar cane
co/the-best-cuban-rum-2015 declared this rum the best in Cuba last November, which sounds like an endorsement you can trust.
Here's a Koko Kalada recipe created by rum legend Ian Burrell (known as the global ambassador for rum) that's made with equal parts Koku Kanu and fresh pineapple juice - a cream-free version that's crying out to be served in a hollowed-out pineapple.
So the 26-year-old came up with Golden Spiced Rum, which is blended with a hint of ginger and black pepper.
It's the brainchild of 26-year-old Paul Stephenson, who was recruited to the company as general manager and specifically charged with developing a blend that will appeal to younger drinkers and their growing enthusiasm for enjoying rum with mixers.
There will be fantastic taster sessions and an opportunity to talk to a host of rum buffs and suppliers.
Rum and the sea are closely associated, says brand ambassador and sailing enthusiast Apa Ongpin.
rum aficionados are abuzz over the possibility of mixing a Cuba Libre with authentic Cuban rum, now that they will be able to bring home liquor distilled in the communist nation.
Virgin Islands rum industry is surging despite an overall drop in the territory's economy, reports Caribbean Business (Aug.