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synonyms for moonshiner

  • rumrunner
  • whiskey peddler
  • whisky peddler
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How to use moonshiner in a sentence

Set in rural Tennessee and other Appalachian locales, the show follows the exploits of moonshiners like the legendary Jim Tom Hedrick as they traipse through the mountains making illegal booze.
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He had the Governor appoint a white sheriff, a young scallawag from the mountains who was a noted moonshiner and desperado.
THE CLANSMANTHOMAS DIXON
"He probably imagines we are sheriffs after him for a moonshiner," said Tom.
THE FOUR CORNERSAMY ELLA BLANCHARD
There was no telling how audacious the moonshiner might become in his rage over the ignominy to which the girl had subjected him.
HEART OF THE BLUE RIDGEWALDRON BAILY
His horse stood near, and in a few moments he was galloping toward the mountain with the Moonshiner's daughter.
MINGOJOEL CHANDLER HARRIS
In the pulpit the war-scarred moonshiner drew gently, deliberately backward, leaving the rifle untouched.
THE RED DEBTEVERETT MACDONALD
Dusk was falling and he could not very clearly see the moonshiner, at first, as he stepped from behind the shelter of his rock.
IN OLD KENTUCKYEDWARD MARSHALL AND CHARLES T. DAZEY
It was a crude illicit distillery—the hidden "still" of a mountain moonshiner!
'SMILES'ELIOT H. ROBINSON
Muriel, you may be a moonshiner, you may be the leader of the Black Caps, but I am proud to know you!
FRANK MERRIWELL DOWN SOUTHBURT L. STANDISH
Jeb Mullins, the newcomer, was—moonshiner and undesirable citizen in many ways.
IN HAPPY VALLEYJOHN FOX
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MOONSHINER

  • moonshiner
  • rumrunner
  • whiskey peddler
  • whisky peddler
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