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 This was the year of alcoholic coconut water, kombucha, tea, and pressed juice. Hannah Rimm,, "Why Was 2020 So *Hard*?," 30 Dec. 2020 Another dish on that menu was thịt kho, with jiggly, squareish hunks of pork belly braised with aromatics in a fish sauce caramel and coconut water. Soleil Ho,, "S.F.’s dorky new Viet pop-up is home-cooking nostalgia at its caramel-braised best," 10 Dec. 2020 My favorite lunch was tender chicken simmered in a sweet and garlicky coconut water reduction. Giao Chau, Bon Appétit, "Anything Water Can Do, Coconut Water Can Do Better," 3 Dec. 2020 If your pan begins to dry out, deglaze with a few splashes of coconut water. Akili King, Vogue, "6 Chefs Share Their Favorite Vegan Recipes For the Holiday Season," 24 Nov. 2020 Ortega dials up a spirit-forward libation accented with fresh mint, coconut water or the juice from a prickly pear cactus. Matt Wake |, al, "Downtown Huntsville ‘speakeasy’ oozes subterranean style," 19 Nov. 2020 The oil-free moisturizer contains hyaluronic acid and coconut water to hydrate skin. Better Homes & Gardens, "The 8 Best Tinted Moisturizers to Keep Your Dull Winter Complexion Glowing," 5 Nov. 2020 The 134 pounds of methamphetamine, valued at $1.2 million, was disguised as pastes, powders and liquids, smuggled in cans of coconut water. Segann March, The Enquirer, "134 pounds of meth worth $1.2 million seized by Cincinnati CBP," 4 Nov. 2020 Already this year, the company has closed its Odwalla juice and smoothie business and has begun winding down its Zico coconut water. Jennifer Maloney, WSJ, "Tab, Coca-Cola’s Diet-Soda Pioneer and a ’70s Icon, Is Going Away," 16 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of coconut water

1769, in the meaning defined above

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11 Jan 2021

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“Coconut water.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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