Drinker Drinks

Drinking

Meanings and phrases

drinking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the act of consuming liquids; imbibing; imbibition
  2. the act of drinking alcoholic beverages to excess; drink; boozing; drunkenness; crapulence

drinking age

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the age at which is legal for a person to buy alcoholic beverages
E.g.
  • Detroit's proximity to Windsor, Ontario, provides for views and nightlife, along with Ontario's minimum drinking age of 19.
  • Under this rule no one, including students and guests of legal drinking age, was permitted to possess or consume alcohol in South Spencer hall.
  • The casino derives some of its customers from the United States, in part because the drinking age in Ontario is 19, as opposed to 21 in Michigan.

drinking bout

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a long period of drinking

drinking chocolate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a beverage made from cocoa powder and milk and sugar; usually drunk hot; cocoa; chocolate; hot chocolate

drinking fountain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a public fountain to provide a jet of drinking water; water fountain; bubbler
E.g.
  • Against one wall was a marble drinking fountain.
  • It features a small drinking fountain by artist Rui Dias.
  • It has an adjoining medrese, library and sebil (drinking fountain).

drinking glass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a container for holding liquids while drinking; glass

drinking song

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a song celebrating the joys of drinking; sung at drinking parties

drinking straw

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a thin paper or plastic tube used to suck liquids into the mouth; straw

drinking vessel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vessel intended for drinking

drinking water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. water suitable for drinking
E.g.
  • When they landed, only of drinking water remained.
  • The cisterns near the temple provide drinking water.
  • The Blue Lake supplies the town with drinking water.

heavy drinking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Allen died after a heavy drinking binge.
  • It was the time that Thomas's reputation for heavy drinking developed.
  • Despite the poet's heavy drinking, his liver showed no sign of cirrhosis.

drinking alcohol

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She sought escape mentally by drinking alcohol.
  • Mansukh tells the whole story to Jeevan while drinking alcohol.
  • Subramani becomes a drunkard, although Raja stops drinking alcohol.

drinking water supply

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The village has a drinking water supply system, but no sewer system.
  • It is the main drinking water supply office of Padampur and was founded in 2061.
  • A special area of activity for the civilian protection is the drinking water supply.

safe drinking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2000, 70% of the population had access to safe drinking water and 21% had adequate sanitation.
  • ₹210 crore would be spent on safe drinking water facilities and ₹60 crore to electrify the Kumbh area.
  • The percentage of people with access to safe drinking water rose from 77% to 96% between 1996 and 2006.

drinking heavily

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He had been drinking heavily for about a week.
  • began drinking heavily which led the Jones family to fall apart.
  • Stewie starts drinking heavily, following Brian's way of coping.

safe drinking water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2000, 70% of the population had access to safe drinking water and 21% had adequate sanitation.
  • ₹210 crore would be spent on safe drinking water facilities and ₹60 crore to electrify the Kumbh area.
  • The percentage of people with access to safe drinking water rose from 77% to 96% between 1996 and 2006.

drinking problem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His drinking problem was getting worse.
  • Fred Shero, citing a drinking problem, chose to resign as coach.
  • Don joins the show as a performer and marries Chris, but has a drinking problem.

binge drinking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • So afterwards he throws up and indulges himself to binge drinking.
  • Young adults are particularly at risk of engaging in binge drinking.
  • People were shown ads talking of the harmful effects of binge drinking.

clean drinking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Nabran area is rich with clean drinking water flowing from Mount Shahdagh.
  • Reverse Osmosis plants have been installed to supply clean drinking water to the passengers.

clean drinking water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Nabran area is rich with clean drinking water flowing from Mount Shahdagh.
  • Reverse Osmosis plants have been installed to supply clean drinking water to the passengers.

source of drinking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The river was also the city's main source of drinking water.
  • Approximately 35,000 people depend on groundwater as a source of drinking water.
  • This lake is the source of drinking water for much of Summers County and parts of Mercer County.

eating and drinking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Swallowing small amounts of air occurs while eating and drinking.
  • to emphasize the benefits of chewing gum after eating and drinking.
  • He was "obese and diabetic from a life of rapacious eating and drinking."

excessive drinking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Gen. James H. Ledlie, who was known for excessive drinking of alcohol in the field.
  • A few accounts report that his early demise was at least partly due to excessive drinking.
  • In the autumn of 1908, Munch's anxiety, compounded by excessive drinking and brawling, had become acute.

drinking beer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • People are depicted drinking beer, listening to music, flirting, reading, or waiting.
  • Due to the effort that the appearances required, Bueno starting drinking beer to excess.
  • Deal and Donelly spent time together playing guitar, drinking beer and sharing musical ideas.

drinking fountains

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1912, Benson gave the City of Portland USD $10,000 for the installation of 20 bronze drinking fountains.
  • TD also leased and serviced drinking fountains, and a system of painting refrigerators inexpensively was developed.
  • The temperance societies had no real alternative as tea and coffee were too expensive, so drinking fountains were very attractive.
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