to swallow (a liquid)He drank his cup of tea.
He poured himself a glass of water 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.
gulp, , ,
She quickly gulped her tea.
A crowd of men were standing around swilling beer.
She had been guzzling lemonade all evening.
Tom had eaten a pie and imbibed some coffee.
The older guys quaff their breakfast cappuccinos.
to consume alcohol, esp. to excessIt's unhealthy to drink too much.
a portion of liquid for drinkinga drink of water.
liquid suitable for drinkingCan I offer you a drink?
alcohol, or the habit of drinking too much of itToo much drink is bad for your health.
See drink something in
See the drink
related mania potomania
related phobia potophobia
See Alcoholic drinksSee BeersSee CocktailsSee CoffeesSee LiqueursSee SpiritsSee TeasSee WhiskiesSee Wines
see also subject word lists:
Let us eat and drink; for tomorrow we shall die [Bible: Isaiah]Take thine ease, eat, drink, and be merry [Bible: St. Luke]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 timeI wasna fou, but just had plenty – Death and Dr. Hornbook]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]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]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]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]
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in the sense of drain
to drink the entire contents of (a glass or cup)She drained the contents of her glass and refilled it.
in the sense of draught
a gulp or swallowHe took a draught of beer.
Video: pronunciation of 'drink'
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