Synonyms of 'drink'
He drank his cup of tea.
He took a glass of Scotch and swallowed it down.
She drained the contents of her glass and refilled it.
Jessica sipped her drink thoughtfully.
They waited in silence and sucked their drinks through straws.
She quickly gulped her tea.
A crowd of men were standing around swilling beer.
She had been guzzling gin and tonics all evening.
They were used to imbibing enormous quantities of alcohol.
The older guys quaff their breakfast cappuccinos.
a drink of water.
Can I offer you a drink?
Too much drink is bad for your health.
Phrasal verbsdrink something in
related mania potomania
related phobia potophobia
subject word lists:Soft drinks
see also subject word lists:Alcoholic drinks, Beers, Cocktails, Coffees, Liqueurs, Spirits2, Teas, Whiskies, Wines
Let us eat and drink; for tomorrow we shall die[Bible: Isaiah]
Take thine ease, eat, drink, and be merry[Bible: St. Luke]
I drink when I have occasion for it, and sometimes when I have not– Don Quixote]
Drink to me only with thine eyes– To Celia]
It's all right to drink like a fish - if you drink what a fish drinks– A Glass Eye at the Keyhole]
One reason I don't drink is that I want to know when I'm having a good time
I wasna fou, but just had plenty– Death and Dr. Hornbook]
I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me
Man wants little drink below, But wants that little strong– A Song of other Days]
Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto those that be of heavy hearts[Bible: Proverbs]
Let schoolmasters puzzle their brain, With grammar, and nonsense, and learning, Good liquor, I stoutly maintain, Gives genius a better discerning– She Stoops to Conquer]
Candy Is dandy But liquor Is quicker– Reflections on Ice-breaking]
I arrived on the job in what I considered to be a perfect state of equilibrium, half man and half alcohol– We Called it Music]
Wine is the drink of the gods, milk the drink of babies, tea the drink of women, and water the drink of beasts
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret, nor observes a promise– Don Quixote]
We drink one another's healths and spoil our own– The Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow]
Drink! for you know not whence you came, nor why: Drink! for you know not why you go, nor where– Rubáiyát]
I will drink Life to the lees: all times I have enjoyed greatly, have suffered greatly– Ulysses]
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring: There shallow draughts intoxicate the brain, And drinking largely sobers us again– An Essay on Criticism]
brandy: a cordial composed of one part thunder-and-lightning, one part remorse, two parts bloody murder, one part death-hell-and-the-grave and four parts clarified Satan– The Devil's Dictionary]
Claret is the liquor for boys; port, for men; but he who aspires to be a hero must drink brandy
rum: generically, fiery liquors that produce madness in total abstainers– The Devil's Dictionary]
Cocktails have all the disagreeability without the utility of a disinfectant– The Observer]
The proper union of gin and vermouth is a great and sudden glory; it is one of the happiest marriages on earth, and one of the shortest lived
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Drinks that can make people drunk, such as beer, wine, and whisky, can be referred to as alcohol.
No alcohol is allowed on the premises.
Beverages are drinks.
food and beverages
If people booze, they drink alcohol.
a load of drunken businessmen who had been boozing all afternoon
Thesaurus for drink from the Collins English Thesaurus
When you drink a liquid, you take it into your mouth and swallow it.