Definition of brew


  • drink made by steeping and boiling and fermenting rather than distilling. Synonyms: brewage.


  • prepare by brewing; "people have been brewing beer for thousands of years".
  • sit or let sit in boiling water so as to extract the flavor; "the tea is brewing".

Related words

beer, cassiri, kvass, mead.

Words nearby brew

braw, bren, brow, crew, drew.

Rhymes with brew

accrue, adieu, ado, anew, anew, askew, babu, baku, ballyhoo, bamboo, bleu, blue, boo, canoe, cebu, chew, chou, clue, construe, coo.

Start with brew

brewage, brews, brewskis, brewski, brewery, brewages, brewis, breweries, brewskies, brewers, brewings, brewed, brewpubs, brewises, brewing, brewpub, brewer.

End with brew

microbrew, homebrew.

More information about brew

brew unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • brew is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 9 points
  • brew is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 9 points
  • brew is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 10 points
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