ginger ale
noun Date: circa 1864 a sweetened carbonated nonalcoholic beverage flavored mainly with ginger extract

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  • Ginger ale — is a soft drink flavored with ginger.HistoryGinger beer, a strongly flavoured, fermented product, appeared in the British Isles in the 1700 s.Ginger ales come in two varieties: golden ginger ale and dry ginger ale. Golden ginger ale, dark colored …   Wikipedia

  • Ginger Ale — [ˈʤɪnʤɐ ˈeɪɫ] ist ein Softdrink, der seinen Geschmack und seinen Namen der Ingwerwurzel (engl. ginger) verdankt. Es ist ein klassisches Auffüllgetränk. Bekannte Hersteller von Ginger Ale sind z. B. Schweppes oder Canada Dry. Die hellbraune Farbe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ginger ale — Ginger Gin ger, n. [OE. ginger, gingever, gingivere, OF. gengibre, gingimbre, F. gingembre, L. zingiber, zingiberi, fr. Gr. ?; of Oriental origin; cf. Ar. & Pers. zenjeb[=i]l, fr. Skr. [,c][.r][.n]gav[ e]ra, prop., hornshaped; ???ga horn + v[… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ginger ale — Ginger Gin ger, n. [OE. ginger, gingever, gingivere, OF. gengibre, gingimbre, F. gingembre, L. zingiber, zingiberi, fr. Gr. ?; of Oriental origin; cf. Ar. & Pers. zenjeb[=i]l, fr. Skr. [,c][.r][.n]gav[ e]ra, prop., hornshaped; ???ga horn + v[… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ginger ale — ginger ales N MASS Ginger ale is a fizzy non alcoholic drink flavoured with ginger, which is often mixed with an alcoholic drink. I live mostly on coffee and ginger ale. N COUNT A glass of ginger ale can be referred to as a ginger ale …   English dictionary

  • ginger ale — ginger ,ale noun uncount a sweet drink with a ginger flavor a. count a glass or bottle of ginger ale …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ginger-ale — (del inglés; pronunciamos yínyer eil ) sustantivo masculino 1. (no contable) Bebida refrescante de burbujas elaborada con jengibre. 2. Medida de ginger ale contenida en un vaso o copa: Pónganos dos ginger ales …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • ginger ale — (also ginger beer) ► NOUN ▪ an effervescent, sometimes alcoholic drink flavoured with ginger …   English terms dictionary

  • ginger ale — [ US ˈ.. .] n [U and C] a non alcoholic drink that tastes of ginger and is often mixed with alcohol …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ginger ale — n. a sweet, carbonated soft drink flavored with ginger …   English World dictionary

  • ginger-ale — (Voz ingl.). m. Bebida refrescante elaborada con jengibre …   Diccionario de la lengua española

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