Meaning of brewski in English:


Pronunciation /ˈbruːski/

nounbrewskis, brewskies

informal North American
  • A beer.

    • ‘You can pay me back by treating me to a few brewskies’
    • ‘And one of the ironies can be found in the accompanying sound of millions of brewskies being popped in celebration.’
    • ‘You just got here and you already sucked down two brewskis.’
    • ‘Truth be told, though, I could go for a cold brewski right about now.’
    • ‘Imagine you had a desire one day to quaff your thirst with a good, strong brewski.’


1970s from brew + -ski, perhaps after Russki.