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imbibe

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of imbibe

  1. 1 to swallow in liquid form <an array of colorful and tasty drinks for party guests to imbibe> Synonyms belt (down), gulp, guzzle, hoist, drink, knock back, pound (down), quaff, sip, slug (down), slurp, sup, swig, swill, toss (down or off)Related Words lap, lick, suck; consume, down, ingurgitate, kill, mouth (down), put away; nip, tipple; pledge, toast, wine

  2. 2 to take in (something liquid) through small openings <plants can imbibe water through their roots> Synonyms drink, absorb, soak (up), sponge, suck (up), take upRelated Words gulp, guzzle, quaff, sip, slurp, swallow, swig, swill




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