H74a

Different words for coffee according to how it’s made—very strong:

STRONG ENOUGH TO WALK 143
BLACK 70
FLOAT AN EGG 43
STRONG 36
STRONG ENOUGH TO FLOAT A BATTLESHIP 34
MUD 28
SPOON STANDS UP IN IT 26
STRONG AS LYE 25
FLOAT AN IRON WEDGE 21
BITTER 20
BLACK COFFEE 13
LYE 12
LYE-WATER 12
STRONG COFFEE 12
LIKE MUD 10
STRONG ENOUGH TO STAND UP BY ITSELF 10
HOLD UP AN EGG 9
JAVA 9
LIKE LYE 9
TOO STRONG 9
STRONG ENOUGH TO CURL YOUR HAIR 8
FLOAT A HORSESHOE 7
FLOAT A WEDGE 7
CUT IT WITH A KNIFE 6
FLOAT A NAIL 6
POTENT 6
STOUT 6
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD UP AN EGG 6
STRONG ENOUGH TO STAND ALONE 6
STRONG ENOUGH TO WALK BY ITSELF 6
FLOAT A BATTLESHIP 5
MAKE YOUR HAIR CURL 5
STRONG ENOUGH TO KNOCK YOU DOWN 5
TAR 5
VERY STRONG 5
YOU COULD CUT IT WITH A KNIFE 5
BLACK AS TAR 4
CURL YOUR HAIR 4
PUT HAIR ON YOUR CHEST 4
STAND ALONE 4
STAND UP BY ITSELF 4
STRONG ENOUGH TO KILL A HORSE 4
SWIM AN IRON WEDGE 4
THICK AS MUD 4
BLACK AS NIGHT 3
BLACK AS YOUR HAT 3
FLOAT A SPOON 3
GROW HAIR ON YOUR CHEST 3
MAKE YOUR HAIR STAND UP 3
MUDDY 3
NR 3
PERKED 3
STAIN THE CUP 3
STOUT COFFEE 3
STRONG ENOUGH TO BEAR UP AN IRON WEDGE 3
STRONG ENOUGH TO CUT WITH A KNIFE 3
STRONG ENOUGH TO STAND 3
BEAR UP AN EGG 2
BEAR UP AN IRON WEDGE 2
BLACK AS MUD 2
BLACK AS THE ACE OF SPADES 2
BLACK ENOUGH TO DYE THE CUP 2
BOILED 2
BOILED COFFEE 2
CAN HARDLY GET YOUR SPOON IN IT 2
COULD FLOAT A SPOON 2
CUP OF MUD 2
DRIP 2
DYE THE CUP 2
EYE-OPENER 2
INK 2
INSTANT 2
KNOCK YOU DOWN 2
MELT THE SPOON 2
NAVY COFFEE 2
POWERFUL 2
PRETTY STOUT 2
RIVER BOTTOM 2
SO STRONG IT COULD WALK 2
SPOON STANDS ALONE 2
STAND BY ITSELF 2
STAND UP AND WALK 2
STRONG AS A HORSE 2
STRONG AS FORTY AXES 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO BEAR UP AN EGG 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO FLOAT A WEDGE 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO FLOAT AN IRON WEDGE 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD UP AN IRON WEDGE 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO KILL AN OX 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO KNOCK A BULL DOWN 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO MAKE HAIR GROW ON YOUR CHEST 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO STRANGLE YOU 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO TALK 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO WALK ALONE 2
STRONG ENOUGH TO WALK ON 2
TASTES LIKE LYE 2
WALKS 2
WOULD FLOAT AN EGG 2
WOULD WALK 2
ACID 1
BATTERY ACID 1
BEAR A WEDGE 1
BITTER AS GALL 1
BITTER AS LYE 1
BLACK AS A HAT 1
BLACK AS A NIGGER 1
BLACK AS COAL 1
BLACK AS INK 1
BLACK AS PITCH 1
BLACK AS SIN 1
BLACK AS SOOT 1
BLACK AS THE POT 1
BLACK ENOUGH TO HOLD AN EGG 1
BLACK ENOUGH TO MAKE YOUR HAIR STAND UP 1
BLACK ENOUGH TO STAIN THE CUP 1
BLACK JOE 1
BLACK JUST LIKE YOUR BOOT 1
BLACK MISSISSIPPI MUD 1
BLACK VENOM 1
BOILED THE TAR OUT OF IT 1
BOILED TOO LONG 1
BOILED TWICE 1
BOWLS YOU OVER 1
BRACKISH 1
BREWED 1
BRINE 1
CAFFEINE 1
CALL IT AND IT’LL COME TO YOU 1
CAN CUT IT WITH A KNIFE 1
CARRY AN IRON WEDGE 1
CATS CAN DANCE ON IT 1
COAL OIL 1
COFFEE THAT WILL BEAR UP AN EGG 1
COON-ASS COFFEE 1
COULD CARRY A BOAT 1
COULD CUT WITH A KNIFE 1
COULD EAT THE BOTTOM OUT OF THE CUP 1
COULD FLOAT A SHIP 1
COULD HOLD UP AN EGG 1
COULD STAND ALONE 1
COULD STAND UP AND WALK BY ITSELF 1
COULD WALK 1
COULD WALK AWAY 1
COWBOY COFFEE 1
CREOLE COFFEE 1
CURLS YOUR HAIR 1
CUT WITH A KNIFE 1
DEMITASSE 1
DEMITASSEN 1
DON’T NEED ANY CRUTCHES 1
DRIP COFFEE 1
EAT IT 1
EGG STANDS UP IN IT 1
EGG WOULD FLOAT 1
EMBALMING FLUID 1
EXPRESSO 1
FLOAT A BATTLE SHIP 1
FLOAT A EGG 1
FLOAT A KNIFE IN IT 1
FLOAT A LOG 1
FLOAT A SHIP 1
FLOAT A SILVER DOLLAR 1
FLOAT A SINKER 1
FLOAT AN IRON BAR 1
FLOAT SOMETHING 1
FRENCH COFFEE 1
FRENCH DRIP COFFEE 1
GONNA WALK 1
GOOD AND BLACK 1
GOOD COFFEE 1
GOOD STRONG COFFEE 1
GOT SO STRONG IT WALKED OFF 1
GRANDMA’S COFFEE 1
GROW HAIR 1
HARVEY HOUSE COFFEE 1
HAS A KICK TO IT 1
HAVE TO BREAK THE CUP TO GET AT IT 1
HAVE TO CUT IT WITH SCISSORS 1
HOBO COFFEE 1
HOLD A POTATO 1
HOLD A SPOON UP 1
HOLD AN EGG 1
HOLD AN EGG UP 1
HOLD UP A DISHRAG 1
HOLD UP A EGG 1
HOLD UP A SPOON 1
HOLD UP A WRENCH 1
HOLD UP AN AXE EDGEWISE 1
HOLD UP AN IRON WEDGE 1
HOLD UP IRON WITH 1
HOLD UP YOUR SPOON 1
HORSE PISS 1
HORSE PISS WITH THE FOAM FLOATED OFF 1
“IF THE HORSESHOE FLOATS, YOU CAN DRINK IT” 1
IRISH COFFEE 1
IT WOULD STAND A SPOON 1
IT’LL GROW HAIR ON YOUR CHEST 1
JAMOKE 1
JUST TOO STRONG FOR ME 1
KILL A HORSE 1
KNOCK A MULE 1
KNOCK A MULE DOWN 1
KNOCK OFF YOUR HEAD 1
KNOCK THE ENAMEL OFF YOUR TEETH 1
KNOCK YOU ENDWAYS 1
KNOCK YOUR EYE OUT 1
KNOCK YOUR HAT OFF 1
KNOCK YOUR HEAD OFF 1
LICORICE 1
LIKE LYE-WATER 1
LIKE SYRUP 1
LOOKS LIKE LYE WATER 1
LOUISIANA 1
LOUISIANA COFFEE 1
MADE AFTER THE RECIPE WHERE YOU BEAT UP AN EGG 1
MADE MY HEAD SWIM 1
MAKE HAIR GROW ON YOUR CHEST 1
MAKE YOUR HAIR STAND ON END 1
MAKE YOUR HAIR STAND ON YOUR HEAD 1
MAKE YOUR HAIR STAND UP YOUR HEAD 1
MAKES THE HAIR STAND ON YOUR HEAD 1
MAKES YOU STAND 1
MAN’S COFFEE 1
MOCHA 1
MOCHA AND JAVA 1
MUDDY SPLASHES 1
MUST’VE BOILED IT TOO LONG 1
NEW ORLEANS COFFEE 1
NORSKI COFFEE 1
NORWEGIAN COFFEE 1
NOT GOOD 1
OVERLY STRONG 1
PERCOLATED 1
PERK 1
PERKED TOO LONG 1
PIPING HOT 1
PLANT HAIR ON YOUR CHEST 1
POISON BREW 1
POT LIQUOR 1
POWERFUL COFFEE 1
PRETTY RANK 1
“PUT YOUR FINGER IN IT, IT’D TAKE THE NAIL OFF” 1
PUTS HAIRS ON YOUR CHEST 1
RAISE YOUR HAT 1
RANCID 1
RANK 1
REAL COFFEE 1
REAL STRONG 1
REAL STRONG COFFEE 1
REALLY BLACK 1
REALLY COOKED 1
REALLY STRONG 1
RED-EYE 1
REGULAR CREEKBANK COFFEE 1
ROUGH COFFEE 1
RUGGED 1
SAWMILL COFFEE 1
SCUTTLE OF MUD 1
SEPARATE THE MEN FROM THE BOYS 1
SHANTY COFFEE 1
SHEEPHERDER’S COFFEE 1
SICKLY 1
SLUDGE 1
SO STRONG IT COULD WALK ALONE 1
SO STRONG YOU COULD CUT IT 1
SO STRONG YOU COULD CUT IT WITH A KNIFE 1
SO STRONG YOU COULD CUT IT WITH SCISSORS 1
SO STRONG YOU COULD FLOAT AN EGG ON IT 1
SO STRONG YOU HAVE TO CHEW IT 1
SO THICK YOU COULD CUT IT 1
SPARKS FLY WHEN YOU BITE OFF A PIECE 1
SPOON CAN STAND UP IN IT 1
SPOON STAND UP IN IT 1
SPOON STANDS BY ITSELF 1
SPOON STANDS IN IT 1
SPOON STANDS UP 1
SPOON STANDS UP STRAIGHT 1
SPOON WOULD STAND IN IT 1
STAND A SPOON IN IT 1
STAND UP 1
STAND UP ALONE 1
STANDS ALONE 1
STANDS BY ITSELF 1
STANDS UP WITHOUT A CUP 1
STEAMING HOT 1
STRONG AS A BLACK CAT 1
STRONG AS A BUCK NIGGER 1
STRONG AS A SHOE 1
STRONG AS AGGIE FORTIS 1
STRONG AS AQUA FORTIS 1
STRONG AS HORSE PISS 1
STRONG AS INK 1
STRONG AS JACK JOHNSON 1
STRONG AS JAILHOUSE COFFEE 1
STRONG AS KENTUCKY STUD-HORSE PISS 1
STRONG AS LYE-WATER 1
STRONG AS PITCH 1
STRONG ENOUGH SO THE SPOON STANDS UP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO BURY 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO CARRY A WEDGE 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO CARRY AN EGG 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO CHOKE A HORSE 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO CHOKE YOU 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO COCK A MUSKET 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO CUT IT 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO DYE THE CUP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO EAT UP THE SPOON 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO GROW HAIR ON A BILLARD BALL 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO GROW HAIR ON YOUR CHEST 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD A SPOON UP IN A CUP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD AN EGG UP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD ME UP THE REST OF THE EVENING 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD UP A IRON WEDGE 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD UP A NAIL 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD UP A NAVY 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD UP A SPOON 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD UP AN OX 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO HOLD YOU UP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO JUMP OUT OF THE POT 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO KILL A MULE 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO KNOCK SOMETHING DOWN 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO KNOCK YOU 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO KNOCK YOU OVER 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO KNOCK YOUR HEAD OFF 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO LIFT MY TOUPEE 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO MAKE YOUR HAIR STAND ON END 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO MAKE YOUR HAIR STAND UP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO POP AN EGG 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO PUT HAIR ON MY CHEST 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO PUT HAIR ON YOUR CHEST 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO RAISE THE EARS ON A BILLY GOAT 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO RAISE THE HAIR ON YOUR HEAD 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO RUN 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO SEE YOUR GRANDMOTHER 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO SET UP CUP SHAPE 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO SINK A BATTLE SHIP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO SINK A SHIP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO SKIN YOUR TONGUE 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO SLICE IT 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO STAND UP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO STAND UP BY ITSELF AND WALK 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO STAND UP ITSELF 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO TAKE THE HAIR OFF YOUR CHEST 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO TAKE YOUR HAIR OFF 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO TOTE DOUBLE 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO TURN YOUR TOES UP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO WALK ITSELF 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO WALK OFF 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO WALK OUT OF THE CUP 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO WALK OUT OF THE POT 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO WALK UP A HILL BACKWARDS 1
STRONG ENOUGH TO WALK UP HILL 1
STRONG JAVA 1
STRONG JOE 1
STRONG LIKE LYE 1
STRONGER THAN A FIDDLER’S BITCH 1
STRONGER THAN A WHORE’S DREAM 1
STRONGER THAN AN OLD MAID’S HEART 1
STRONGER THAN HELL 1
STRONGER THAN LYE 1
STRONGER THAN TEXAS STUD PISS WITH THE FOAM FARTED ON 1
STRYCHNINE 1
STUD-PISS 1
SUMPA 1
SURE GOT ENOUGH FRUIT IN THAT ONE 1
SWIM A IRON WEDGE 1
TAKE THE HAIR OFF YOUR CHEST 1
TAKE THE HAIR OFFEN YOUR TONGUE 1
TAKE THE HAT OFF YOUR HEAD 1
TAKES THE HAIR OFF YOUR CHEST 1
TAKES THE SKIN OFF YOUR TONGUE 1
TASTES LIKE MUD 1
TASTES LIKE SENNA 1
TASTES LIKE YOU WASHED YOUR SOCKS IN IT 1
THICK 1
THICK AS PEA SOUP 1
THICK AS SOUP 1
THICK ENOUGH TO EAT IT WITH A SPOON 1
THICK ENOUGH TO EAT WITH A SPOON 1
TIP YOUR HAT 1
TO WALK 1
TOO BITTER 1
TOO MUCH GROUNDS 1
TOO STOUT 1
TOO STRONG FOR ME 1
“TOO THICK TO DRINK, TOO THIN TO PLOW” 1
TURKISH COFFEE 1
USED SOMEBODY’S SOCK 1
WALK ALONE 1
WALK BY ITSELF 1
WALK OUT OF THE CUP 1
WALKS WITHOUT A CRUTCH 1
WILL CURL YOUR TONGUE 1
WILL GROW HAIR ON YOUR CHEST 1
WILL TAKE YOUR HAT OFF 1
WITCH’S BREW 1
WOULD BEAR UP AN IRON WEDGE 1
WOULD BOIL AN OWL 1
WOULD CARRY AN EGG 1
WOULD DISSOLVE A SPOON 1
WOULD FLOAT A BATTLESHIP 1
WOULD STAND ALONE 1
YOU CAN CHEW IT 1
YOU CAN CUT A KNIFE THROUGH IT 1
YOU CAN CUT IT 1
YOU CAN CUT THIS COFFEE 1
“YOU CAN CUT THIS COFFEE, CAN’T YOU?” 1
YOU CAN STAND A SPOON UP IN IT 1
YOU COULD PAVE A ROAD WITH IT 1

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