Simple Definition of root beer
: a sweet, brown drink that is flavored with roots and herbs and that contains bubbles
Full Definition of root beer
: a sweetened carbonated beverage flavored with extracts of roots (as sarsaparilla) and herbs
Examples of root beer in a sentence
a bottle of root beer
First Known Use of root beer
Rhymes with root beer
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ROOT BEER Defined for Kids
Definition of root beer for Students
: a sweet drink flavored with extracts of roots and herbs
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Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "root beer"
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