What does beverage mean?

Definitions for beverageˈbɛv ər ɪdʒ, ˈbɛv rɪdʒ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word beverage.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. beverage, drink, drinkable, potable(noun)

    any liquid suitable for drinking

    "may I take your beverage order?"


  1. beverage(Noun)

    A liquid to consume, usually excluding water; a drink. This may include tea, coffee, liquor, beer, milk, juice, or soft drinks.

  2. Origin: bevrage, from boivre, from bibo. Cognate to imbibe.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Beverage(verb)

    liquid for drinking; drink; -- usually applied to drink artificially prepared and of an agreeable flavor; as, an intoxicating beverage

  2. Beverage(verb)

    specifically, a name applied to various kinds of drink

  3. Beverage(verb)

    a treat, or drink money

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Beverage

    bev′ėr-āj, n. drink: a mixture of cider and water: any agreeable liquor for drinking.—n. Be′ver, a small repast between meals: (obs.) a time for drinking.—v.i. to take such a repast. [O. Fr. bevrage (Fr. breuvage), beivre—L. bibere, to drink.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of beverage in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of beverage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Erma Bombeck:

    I come from a family where gravy is considered a beverage.

  2. Alphonse Allais:

    Coffee is a beverage that puts one to sleep when not drank.

  3. Amir Nahai:

    It's a medium-term plan to make Food & Beverage (F&B) a window into AccorHotels.

  4. Jared Polis:

    I've enjoyed it, many enjoy it, and it has nothing to do with an alcoholic beverage.

  5. Woody Allen:

    Thought Why does man kill He kills for food. And not only food frequently there must be a beverage.

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