ardent spirits

plural noun

Definition of ardent spirits

: strong distilled liquors

Synonyms & Antonyms for ardent spirits

Synonyms

alcohol, aqua vitae, booze, bottle, drink, firewater, grog, hooch [slang], inebriant, intoxicant, John Barleycorn, juice [slang], liquor, lush [slang], moonshine, potable, rum, sauce [slang], spirits, stimulant, strong drink, tipple

Antonyms

nonintoxicant

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First Known Use of ardent spirits

1684, in the meaning defined above

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