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See also: Rumbo
- Rhymes: -ʌmbəʊ
- (now rare, archaic) A type of punch made chiefly from rum; grog. [from 18th c.]
- 1751, [Tobias] Smollett, chapter 2, in The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle […], volume I, London: Harrison and Co., […], published 1781, OCLC 316121541:
- Your worship would have seen him before now; for, when he is well, he and my good master Hatchway come hither every evening, and drink a couple of canns of rumbo apiece […] .
rumbo m (plural rumbos)