caf·​fein·​at·​ed | \ ˈka-fə-ˌnā-təd How to pronounce caffeinated (audio) , -fē-ə- How to pronounce caffeinated (audio) \

Definition of caffeinated

1 : stimulated by or as if by caffeine caffeinated workers caffeinated rhythms of electronic music— Marc Weingarten
2 : containing caffeine caffeinated coffee

Examples of caffeinated in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Instead of handmade, hot espresso drinks consumed in person while listening to cool jazz, his future customers will get caffeinated milkshakes made mostly by a machine at compact drive-throughs with no sitting area. Spencer Jakab, WSJ, 14 Sep. 2022 There are boba drinks and fruit slushies, plus non-caffeinated yakult drinks, creamy yogurt beverages made with Japanese probiotic milk. Megha Mcswain, Chron, 26 Aug. 2022 The milky, hot caffeinated beverage is sipped multiple times a day by most Pakistanis, but earlier this year the government urged them to cut back to help the economy. Helier Cheung, Washington Post, 11 Aug. 2022 Celsius is a sugar-free, caffeinated sparkling beverage that markets itself as a healthy alternative to other energy drinks and diet sodas. Connor Hart, WSJ, 1 Aug. 2022 And the great news is you won’t be left with energy crashes, jitters or anxious feelings, which are common side effects of caffeinated beverages. Valerie Agyeman, Good Housekeeping, 15 Aug. 2022 There are several java drinks on this list, but for those who prefer other caffeinated beverages, there's a variety of low-calorie teas. Emily Vanschmus, Better Homes & Gardens, 4 Aug. 2022 Beverage options include the usual Bloody Marys and mimosas plus creative caffeinated offerings made with Valentine coffee. Chelsey Lewis, Journal Sentinel, 25 July 2022 CBDfx adds vitamin B12 for an energy boost that makes this product a legitimate alternative to caffeinated beverages for that morning pick-me-up. The Salt Lake Tribune, 18 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of caffeinated

circa 1896, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of caffeinated was circa 1896

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“Caffeinated.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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