strong drink
noun Date: 14th century intoxicating liquor

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Strong drink — Drink Drink, n. 1. Liquid to be swallowed; any fluid to be taken into the stomach for quenching thirst or for other purposes, as water, coffee, or decoctions. [1913 Webster] Give me some drink, Titinius. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • strong drink — n. drink containing much alcohol * * * …   Universalium

  • strong drink — n. drink containing much alcohol …   English World dictionary

  • strong drink — noun uncount alcoholic drinks, especially alcoholic SPIRITS …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • strong drink — noun an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented • Syn: ↑liquor, ↑spirits, ↑booze, ↑hard drink, ↑hard liquor, ↑John Barleycorn • Derivationally related forms: ↑boozy ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • strong drink — alcoholic drink …   English contemporary dictionary

  • strong drink — noun alcohol, especially spirits …   English new terms dictionary

  • strong drink — UK / US noun [uncountable] alcoholic drinks, especially alcoholic spirits …   English dictionary

  • Drink — Drink, n. 1. Liquid to be swallowed; any fluid to be taken into the stomach for quenching thirst or for other purposes, as water, coffee, or decoctions. [1913 Webster] Give me some drink, Titinius. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Drink money — Drink Drink, n. 1. Liquid to be swallowed; any fluid to be taken into the stomach for quenching thirst or for other purposes, as water, coffee, or decoctions. [1913 Webster] Give me some drink, Titinius. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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