What does liquor mean?

Definitions for liquor
ˈlɪk ər or, for 3 , -wɔrliquor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. liquor, spirits, booze, hard drink, hard liquor, John Barleycorn, strong drink(noun)

    an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented

  2. liquor(noun)

    a liquid substance that is a solution (or emulsion or suspension) used or obtained in an industrial process

    "waste liquors"

  3. liquor, pot liquor, pot likker(noun)

    the liquid in which vegetables or meat have be cooked


  1. liquor(Noun)

    A liquid.

  2. liquor(Noun)

    A drinkable liquid.

  3. liquor(Noun)

    A liquid obtained by cooking meat or vegetables (or both).

  4. liquor(Noun)

    Strong alcoholic drink derived from fermentation and distillation.

  5. liquor(Verb)

    To drink liquor, usually to excess.

  6. liquor(Verb)

    To cause someone to drink liquor, usually to excess.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Liquor(noun)

    any liquid substance, as water, milk, blood, sap, juice, or the like

  2. Liquor(noun)

    specifically, alcoholic or spirituous fluid, either distilled or fermented, as brandy, wine, whisky, beer, etc

  3. Liquor(noun)

    a solution of a medicinal substance in water; -- distinguished from tincture and aqua

  4. Liquor(verb)

    to supply with liquor

  5. Liquor(verb)

    to grease

  6. Origin: [OE. licour, licur, OF. licur, F. liqueur, fr. L. liquor, fr. liquere to be liquid. See Liquid, and cf. Liqueur.]


  1. Liquor

    Liquor is Poppy Z. Brite's first novel in the liquor novels, which revolves around the two young chefs Rickey and G-man, their restaurant and their life in New Orleans. It's been released in the United States on March 16, 2004.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Liquor

    lik′ur, n. anything liquid: strong drink: a strong solution of a particular substance: any prepared solution.—v.t. to apply liquor or a solution to: (Shak.) to rub with oil or grease.—v.i. (slang) to drink (esp. with up).—n. Liq′uor-gauge, a rod used by excisemen for measuring the depth of liquid in a cask.—Liquor laws, restrictive legislation with regard to the sale of intoxicating drink.—In liquor, drunk; Malt liquors, liquors brewed from malt. [O. Fr. liqeur—L. liquor-emliquēre.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of liquor in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of liquor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of liquor in a Sentence

  1. Lu Wei-ming:

    Rabbit God loves this kind of liquor.

  2. Roald Dahl:

    Candy is dandy, but liquor is quicker.

  3. An Indian state minister:

    When I go to the village all the women tell me to ban liquor.

  4. Florencia Martinez:

    And this was the road of no return, it became my liquor of choice.

  5. Chip Olson:

    It's going to affect everyone from the grocery store to the restaurant to the liquor store.

Images & Illustrations of liquor

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