Definition of mishla in US English:

mishla

noun

  • An alcoholic drink made in eastern Central America from chewed and fermented plantain, cassava, maize, etc. Frequently attributive, especially in "mishla feast".

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in William Dampier (1651–1715), buccaneer and explorer. From Miskito mushla.

Pronunciation

mishla

/ˈmɪʃlə/