coconut water


: the clear liquid within a young, fresh coconut

Examples of coconut water in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Recalling the crushed ice of his childhood, molded into ice pops and sold by bicycle vendors in Kerala, India, his coconut crystals — coconut water, coconut milk and a touch of cardamom, all blended with liquid nitrogen — are embedded with mango gelée and candied basmati rice puffs. New York Times, 15 Feb. 2024 That's why the beverage company recently decided to discontinue half of them, shedding brands like Tab, Zico coconut water, Diet Coke Feisty Cherry and Odwalla juices but still leaving about 200 others to choose from. Anne D'innocenzio, Quartz, 12 Feb. 2024 Then add a protein source, such as Greek yogurt, nut butter, or protein powder, and a liquid such as almond milk or coconut water. Rebecca Jaspan, Mph, Rd, Health, 29 Sep. 2023 Frolic through the grass with your sisters, pick up the tea on new products, sip on some fresh coconut water, and snack on some bomb carnival-style favorites. Keyaira Boone, Essence, 29 Jan. 2024 In addition to the potassium found in coconut water powder, Nooma’s formula features Himalayan pink salt (a.k.a. sodium). Macaela MacKenzie, Glamour, 18 Jan. 2024 Some, like coconut water, are relatively good for you; others, like booze, are probably not. Yasmin Tayag, The Atlantic, 8 Jan. 2024 The window ledge filled up with snacks from friends: graham crackers, cashews, cheddar cheese, coconut water, oranges with tiny green leaves. Leslie Jamison, The New Yorker, 15 Jan. 2024 This perfume features notes of petitgrain essence, coconut water, coconut milk, bergamot, solar musk, banana, pineapple, pool water, swimsuit lycra, and sea salt and is reminiscent of the perfect beach day. Jessie Quinn, Peoplemag, 14 Dec. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1769, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of coconut water was in 1769

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“Coconut water.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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