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

Wiktionary

  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

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

  2. Liquor(noun)

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

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

  3. Liquor(noun)

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

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

  4. Liquor(verb)

    to supply with liquor

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

  5. Liquor(verb)

    to grease

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

Freebase

  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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How to say liquor in sign language?

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Numerology

  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. John Gay:

    Fill it up. I take as large draughts of liquor as I did of love. I hate a flincher in either.

  2. Chip Olson:

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

  3. Louis-Ferdinand Céline:

    The novel can't compete with cars, the movies, television, and liquor. A guy who's had a good feed and tanked up on good wine gives his old lady a kiss after supper and his day is over. Finished.

  4. Jane Castor:

    We sent out a letter from our city attorney to over 100 bars and restaurants just reminding them of what the orders are now in the state of Florida and then any violations could result in a loss of a liquor license. So, that usually gets the bars' attention.

  5. Joaquin Niijbe:

    Young men have been consuming marijuana, drugs, and liquor. In our territory our life isn't like that. Because they get drunk they get into fights quickly.

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