coconut water


Definition of coconut water

: the clear liquid within a young, fresh coconut

Examples of coconut water in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The complaints follow a striking decision Quincey made last year to slash the company's portfolio of products in half — killing beloved brands like the 1980s diet drink Tab, smoothie brand Odwalla and Zico coconut water in the process. Danielle Wiener-bronner, CNN, 13 Dec. 2021 Some ché are made with coconut milk or coconut water, those two are the base for the drink. Kristine M. Kierzek, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10 Dec. 2021 Add the water, coconut water, star anise, ground black pepper, chili powder, annatto, and paprika. Beth Segal, cleveland, 7 Jan. 2022 Fortified with moisture-boosting ingredients like coconut water, hyaluronic acid and cucumber extract, Farmacy's Coconut Gel Hydrating Sheet Mask quenches parched skin in an instant—leaving it noticeably smooth and plump. Noma Nazish, Forbes, 27 Dec. 2021 Its bestselling product is water, followed by coconut water, in contrast to major supermarket chains where soda and milk are commonly the top items. Andrea Chang, Los Angeles Times, 9 Dec. 2021 The coconut water is served in a side cup with a chamoy rim dip. Priscilla Totiyapungprasert, The Arizona Republic, 14 Aug. 2021 Try the coconut topped with a layer of coconut water jelly, or a seasonal pumpkin pudding topped with salted egg chips. Elena Kadvany, San Francisco Chronicle, 5 Nov. 2021 Coca-Cola sold off Zico coconut water and Odwalla juice, and ended production of its first-ever diet cola, Tab, as part of its plan to shutter 200 brands globally and focus on the more profitable, faster-growing products in its portfolio. Ananya Bhattacharya, Quartz, 1 Nov. 2021

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First Known Use of coconut water

1769, in the meaning defined above

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23 Jan 2022

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“Coconut water.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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