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Rob Roy(rŏb roi′) Originally Robert MacGregor. 1671-1734.
Scottish clan leader and outlaw whose banditry is the subject of Sir Walter Scott's novel Rob Roy (1817).
rob roy(rŏb roi′)
A cocktail made with Scotch whisky, sweet vermouth, and bitters.
[After Rob Roy.]
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Rob Roy(ˈrɒb ˈrɔɪ)
(Biography) real name Robert Macgregor. 1671–1734, Scottish outlaw
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|Noun||1.||Rob Roy - Scottish clan leader and outlaw who was the subject of a 1817 novel by Sir Walter Scott (1671-1734)|
|2.||Rob Roy - a manhattan cocktail made with Scotch whiskey|
Scotch malt whiskey, Scotch malt whisky, Scotch whiskey, Scotch whisky, malt whiskey, malt whisky, Scotch - whiskey distilled in Scotland; especially whiskey made from malted barley in a pot still
manhattan - a cocktail made with whiskey and sweet vermouth with a dash of bitters
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