Definitions of drink

  1. To swallow a liquid; to be intemperate in the use of spirituous liquors; to be entertained with liquors at a feast.
  2. To swallow, as a liquid; absorb; receive eagerly.
  3. To swallow ( a liquid); to receive, as a fluid, into the stomach; to imbibe; as, to drink milk or water.
  4. To take in ( a liquid), in any manner; to suck up; to absorb; to imbibe.
  5. To take in; to receive within one, through the senses; to inhale; to hear; to see.
  6. To smoke, as tobacco.
  7. To swallow; to suck in; to receive through the sense; as, the eye drinks in the beauty of the scene.
  8. To swallow, as a liquid: to take in through the senses.
  9. To swallow, as a liquid.
  10. To swallow anything liquid, for quenching thirst or other purpose; to imbibe; to receive or partake of, as if in satisfaction of thirst; as, to drink from a spring.
  11. To quaff exhilarating or intoxicating liquors, in merriment or feasting; to carouse; to revel; hence, to lake alcoholic liquors to excess; to be intemperate in the se of intoxicating or spirituous liquors; to tipple.
  12. To swallow a liquid; to take alcoholic liquors habitually.
  13. To swallow a liquid: to take intoxicating liquors to excess:- pr. p. drinking; pa. t. drank; pa. p. drunk.
  14. To swallow a liquid; take intoxicating liquors habitually.
  15. be fascinated or spell- bound by; pay close attention to; " The mother drinks in every word of her son on the stage"
  16. To swallow, as liquids; to imbibe; to take in by the senses; to inhale.
  17. To swallow a liquid, as water; to suck in; to absorb; to take alcoholic liquors; to be intemperate.
  18. Drinking.
  19. Drunk.
  20. any liquid suitable for drinking; " may I take your beverage order?"
  21. the act of drinking alcoholic beverages to excess; " drink was his downfall"
  22. the act of swallowing; " one swallow of the liquid was enough"; " he took a drink of his beer and smacked his lips"
  23. ( informal) any large deep body of water; " he jumped into the drink and had to be rescued"
  24. any large deep body of water; " he jumped into the drink and had to be rescued"
  25. Liquid to be swallowed; any fluid to be taken into the stomach for quenching thirst or for other purposes, as water, coffee, or decoctions.
  26. Specifically, intoxicating liquor; as, when drink is on, wit is out.
  27. Any liquid swallowed to quench thirst; as much liquor as can be taken at once; strong or intoxicating liquor.
  28. Drinker, drinking.
  29. Something to be drunk: intoxicating liquor.
  30. DRINKABLENESS.
  31. Something to be drunk; beverage; liquor.
  32. Any liquid that is or may be swallowed; a beverage; a draft.
  33. Something to be drunk; a draught; liquor that intoxicates, or excessive indulgence in it. To drink to, to salute in drinking; to invite to drink by drinking first; to wish well to in the act of taking the cup. To drink deep, to drink to excess. To drink down, to act on by drinking; to reduce or subdue. To drink off, to drink the whole at a draught. To drink in, to absorb; to take or receive into any inlet. To drink up, to drink the whole. To drink health or to the health, a customary civility, in which a person expresses his respect or kind wishes for another.
  34. Any liquid taken into the mouth and stomach for quenching thirst; a beverage; a draught; a potion.
  35. Drinkable.
  36. Drank.
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