canary, canaries (n.) Old form(s): Canarie
variety of sweet wine from the Canary Islands
2H4 II.iv.26[Hostess to Doll] you have drunk too much canaries
MW III.ii.80[Host to all, of Falstaff] I will ... drink canary with him
TN I.iii.77[Sir Toby to Sir Andrew] thou lack'st a cup of canary
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