vb, drank , drunk or drank drink*ing vt : SWALLOW, IMBIBE < liquid> vi 1 : to take liquid into the mouth for swallowing 2 : to partake of alcoholic beverages esp. habitually : specif : to indulge in alcoholic beverages with disagreeable effect <began to in childhood and was an alcoholic by the time he was 18 -Times Lit. Supp.>
, n 1 : liquid suitable for swallowing esp. to quench thirst or to provide nourishment or refreshment 2 : alcoholic liquor 3 : a draft or portion of liquid (as water or a prepared beverage) taken or to be taken by an individual at one time .
Similar sounding terms: drank drunk trunk
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