beverage

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noun bev·er·age \ˈbev-rij, ˈbe-və-\

Definition of beverage

  1. :  a drinkable liquid

Examples of beverage in a Sentence

  1. Beverages are listed on the back of the menu.

  2. would anyone like a beverage with their snack?

Recent Examples of beverage from the Web

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Origin and Etymology of beverage

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from beivre to drink, from Latin bibere — more at potable


BEVERAGE Defined for English Language Learners

beverage

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Definition of beverage for English Language Learners

  • : something you can drink : a liquid for drinking


BEVERAGE Defined for Kids

beverage

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noun bev·er·age \ˈbe-və-rij, ˈbev-rij\

Definition of beverage for Students

  1. :  a liquid for drinking



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