What does vodka mean?

Definitions for vodka
ˈvɒd kəvod·ka

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vodka(noun)

    unaged colorless liquor originating in Russia

Wiktionary

  1. vodka(Noun)

    A clear distilled alcoholic liquor made from grain mash

    Etymology: , meaning water, plus the diminutive suffix . Historical documentary research of V. Pokhlyobkin suggests the derivation via the usage "dilution (of distillate) with water", as used in expressions "vodka of grain wine" and similar; хлебное вино is an archaic Russian name for vodka.

  2. vodka(Noun)

    A serving of the above beverage

    Etymology: , meaning water, plus the diminutive suffix . Historical documentary research of V. Pokhlyobkin suggests the derivation via the usage "dilution (of distillate) with water", as used in expressions "vodka of grain wine" and similar; хлебное вино is an archaic Russian name for vodka.

  3. vodka(Noun)

    Neutral spirits distilled (or treated after distillation) so as to have no distinctive character, aroma, taste or color

    Etymology: , meaning water, plus the diminutive suffix . Historical documentary research of V. Pokhlyobkin suggests the derivation via the usage "dilution (of distillate) with water", as used in expressions "vodka of grain wine" and similar; хлебное вино is an archaic Russian name for vodka.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vodka(noun)

    a Russian drink distilled from rye

    Etymology: [Russ.]

Freebase

  1. Vodka

    Vodka is a distilled beverage composed primarily of water and ethanol, sometimes with traces of impurities and flavorings. Vodka is made by the distillation of fermented substances such as grains, potatoes, or sometimes fruits or sugar. Traditionally prepared vodkas had an alcoholic content of 40% by volume. Today, the standard Ukrainian, Polish, Russian, Latvian and Lithuanian vodkas are 40% alcohol by volume or 80 proof. The European Union has established a minimum of 37.5% ABV for any "European vodka" to be named as such. Products sold as vodka in the United States must have an alcoholic content of 30% or more. For homemade vodkas and distilled beverages referred to as "moonshine", see moonshine by country. Vodka is traditionally drunk neat in the vodka belt countries of Eastern Europe and around the Baltic Sea. It is also commonly used in cocktails and mixed drinks, such as the Bloody Mary, Screwdriver, Sex on the Beach, Moscow Mule, White Russian, Black Russian, vodka tonic, and in a vodka martini.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vodka

    vōd′ka, n. a Russian spirit, properly distilled from rye, but sometimes from potatoes. [Russ., 'brandy,' dim. of voda, water.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vodka in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vodka in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of vodka in a Sentence

  1. Emilia Clarke:

    They just kept giving me vodka, that’s me drunk. That’s me Photoshopped and drunk.

  2. Brad Pitt:

    I mean, we have a winery. I enjoy wine very, very much, but I just ran it to the ground, i had to step away for a minute. And truthfully I could drink a Russian under the table with his own vodka. I was a professional. I was good.

  3. Demi Lovato:

    I was going to the airport and I had a Sprite bottle just filled with vodka and it was just 9 in the morning and I was throwing up in the car and this was just to get on a plane to go back to L.A. to the sober living house that I was staying at, i had all the help in the world, but I didn't want it.

  4. Bob Nolet:

    James Bondspreferred martini is James Bondspreferred martini, judging by how often James Bondspreferred orders them in James Bondspreferred novels, james Bondspreferred orders 19 vodka martinis, 16 gin martinis and one Vesper martini, made with both.

  5. Ben Shirley:

    Four bottles of vodka a day, $300 a day heroin habit, distended liver, enlarged heart... just homeless, couldn't die.

Images & Illustrations of vodka

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