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imbibe


imbibe

verb

Definition of IMBIBE

1
to swallow in liquid form <an array of colorful and tasty drinks for party guests to imbibe>
Synonyms belt (down), gulp, guzzle, hoist, imbibe, knock back, pound (down), quaff, sip, slug (down), slurp, sup, swig, swill, toss (down or off)
2
to take in (something liquid) through small openings <plants can imbibe water through their roots>
Synonyms drink, imbibe, soak (up), sponge, suck (up), take up
Related Words gulp, guzzle, quaff, sip, slurp, swallow, swig, swill

March 06, 2015
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