coconut water

noun

Definition of coconut water

: the clear liquid within a young, fresh coconut

Examples of coconut water in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Switch to Herbivore’s natural formula, which is made with coconut water, hibiscus, and rose. Megan Spurrell, Condé Nast Traveler, "The Best Natural Products for Your Dopp Kit," 17 Oct. 2019 San Francisco’s Sufferfest Beer Company poured beers with 170 calories or less per serving and used buzz-word ingredients like coconut water and bee pollen. Sarah Kuta, The Know, "Now that the “Summer of White Claw” is over, will Colorado drinkers leave hard seltzer behind?," 15 Oct. 2019 And with that explosion has come a wave of variants: caffeinated and alcoholic versions, sparkling coconut water and coffee, even seltzer laced with cannabis. Jennifer Maloney, WSJ, "‘It’s the Fizz’: How Seltzer Is Upending Coffee and Beer," 27 Aug. 2018 Those in need of more intense hydration can look to Farmacy's Sheet Mask with coconut water to heal parched skin, or Lancôme's overnight rose jelly formula, which promises softer complexions by morning. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "10 Face Masks for Happier Skin Right Now," 28 Sep. 2018 At Drink MKT, fans have the choice of 77 different alcoholic beverages in a can, from craft beer to hard seltzer and 26 non-alcoholic beverages such as soft drinks, coconut water and Dunkin Donuts iced coffee. Lori Punko, The Know, "Broncos fans will find bao buns, vegetarian tacos and high-end wine this season at Mile High," 14 Sep. 2019 The opening scent of mandarin and Italian bergamot, the heart is solar gardenia, coconut water, and exotic tiare. Allure, "Kim Kardashian and Kylie Jenner Confirm Their KKW x Kylie Fragrances Are Launching in August," 20 Aug. 2019 The most vivid appetizer is sweet pea puree, thinned with coconut water, poured into a blue bowl containing lightly pickled shrimp. Tom Sietsema, Washington Post, "At Cherry, where’s there’s smoke, there’s a fired-up chef," 5 July 2019 Her stir-fry of boneless, skinless chicken thighs with ginger, shallots and fish sauce is inspired by a 1940s Vietnamese recipe that called on coconut water. SFChronicle.com, "Our favorite cookbooks of 2019, so far," 21 June 2019

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First Known Use of coconut water

1769, in the meaning defined above

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21 Nov 2019

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“Coconut water.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coconut%20water. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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