drink is the dictionary form of drunk Definition of drink
1. [ verb ] take in liquids
Synonyms: imbibe

"The patient must drink several liters each day" "The children like to drink soda"

Related terms: consume sip gulp suck toss_off drain_the_cup guzzle guggle swill lap toss_off drain_the_cup drinking beverage swallow
2. [ noun ] (food) a single serving of a beverage

"I asked for a hot drink" "likes a drink before dinner"

Related terms: helping draft whiskey_on_the_rocks shandygaff eye_opener libation ice-cream_soda stirrup_cup sundowner posset sangaree syllabub whiskey_neat hair_of_the_dog nightcap milkshake frappe chaser pledge
3. [ verb ] consume alcohol
Synonyms: fuddle booze

"We were up drinking all night"

Related terms: consume carry souse wine pub-crawl port tipple claret drinker
4. [ noun ] the act of drinking alcoholic beverages to excess
Synonyms: drinking crapulence drunkenness boozing

"drink was his downfall"

Related terms: intemperance drinking_bout
5. [ noun ] (food) any liquid suitable for drinking
Synonyms: beverage potable drinkable

: "may I take your beverage order?"

Related terms: food liquid coffee milk tea alcohol soft_drink drinking_water cocoa fruit_drink mixer ginger_beer refresher cooler potion mate cider fizz fruit_juice near_beer smoothie hydromel wish-wash
6. [ verb ] be fascinated or spell-bound by; pay close attention to
Synonyms: drink_in

"The mother drinks in every word of her son on the stage"

Related terms: steep
7. [ verb ] propose a toast to
Synonyms: toast salute wassail pledge

"Let us toast the birthday girl!" "Let's drink to the New Year"

Related terms: honor give salute pledge
8. [ verb ] drink excessive amounts of alcohol; be an alcoholic
Synonyms: tope

"The husband drinks and beats his wife"

Related terms: use drinker
9. [ noun ] (pharmacology,food) a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent
Synonyms: alcohol inebriant intoxicant alcoholic_beverage

"alcohol (or drink) ruined him"

Related terms: beverage drug_of_abuse liquor wine brew sake pulque malt hooch home_brew proof_spirit nipa kava neutral_spirits aperitif cordial mixed_drink hard_cider perry rotgut koumiss spruce_beer alcoholise alcoholize
10. [ noun ] (informal) any large deep body of water

"he jumped into the drink and had to be rescued"

Related terms: body_of_water colloquialism
11. [ noun ] (biology) the act of swallowing
Synonyms: swallow deglutition

"one swallow of the liquid was enough" "he took a drink of his beer and smacked his lips"

Related terms: consumption nip gulp aerophagia
Similar spelling:   drunken