liquor, spirits, booze, hard drink, hard liquor, John Barleycorn, strong drink(noun)
an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented
a liquid substance that is a solution (or emulsion or suspension) used or obtained in an industrial process
liquor, pot liquor, pot likker(noun)
the liquid in which vegetables or meat have be cooked
A drinkable liquid.
A liquid obtained by cooking meat or vegetables (or both).
Strong alcoholic drink derived from fermentation and distillation.
To drink liquor, usually to excess.
To cause someone to drink liquor, usually to excess.
any liquid substance, as water, milk, blood, sap, juice, or the like
specifically, alcoholic or spirituous fluid, either distilled or fermented, as brandy, wine, whisky, beer, etc
a solution of a medicinal substance in water; -- distinguished from tincture and aqua
to supply with liquor
Origin: [OE. licour, licur, OF. licur, F. liqueur, fr. L. liquor, fr. liquere to be liquid. See Liquid, and cf. Liqueur.]
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
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-em—liquēre.]
The numerical value of liquor in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of liquor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of liquor in a Sentence
Rabbit God loves this kind of liquor.
Candy is dandy, but liquor is quicker.
When I go to the village all the women tell me to ban liquor.
And this was the road of no return, it became my liquor of choice.
Fill it up. I take as large draughts of liquor as I did of love. I hate a flincher in either.
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- likør, spiritusDanish
- alkoholisches GetränkGerman
- liemi, viinaFinnish
- spiorad, deoch làidirScottish Gaelic
- 酒, アルコール飲料Japanese
- liķieris, spirtsLatvian
- sterke drankDutch
- brennevin, spritNorwegian
- lichior, lichioruriRomanian
- [[спиртной]] [[напиток]], [[алкогольный]] [[напиток]], [[крепкий]] [[напиток]], спирт, алкоголь, щелокRussian
- sprit, likörSwedish
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