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 Dry scooping involves eating a scoop of dry, caffeinated pre-workout formula without first diluting it in water. Erin Corbett,, 5 June 2021 Try to limit alcoholic, caffeinated or sugary fluids. oregonlive, 24 June 2021 The report finds that drinking up to three or four cups of coffee, caffeinated or decaffeinated, a day reduces your risk of developing and dying from CLD. Glenn Garner,, 23 June 2021 The mellowness of Anderson's music contrasts with his highly caffeinated personality. Jon Bream, Star Tribune, 11 June 2021 Having a cutoff time for caffeinated beverages, as well as avoiding late night dining and too much alcohol, also help. Claudia Finkelstein, The Conversation, 27 May 2021 It is anchored on one end by the addictive caffeinated and pastry wonders of Saint Germain French Bakery and on the other end by the smart cocktails, tasty menu items and inviting seating at Drawbar. Katie Kelly Bell, Forbes, 1 June 2021 Each package comes with coffee, a brief history of the caffeinated stuff in that region, and tips for the best brewing method for that particular bean. Cnt Editors, Condé Nast Traveler, 25 May 2021 In the season finale, hopefuls pitch life-sized, scientifically accurate animatronic dinosaurs; a caffeinated beverage inspired by Vietnamese heritage; beverage coolers; and a tool that helps with potty training. Los Angeles Times, 21 May 2021

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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 31 Jul. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of caffeinated

: containing caffeine


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