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drinkable

adjective drink·able \ ˈdriŋ-kə-bəl \
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of drinkable

: suitable or safe for drinking

drinkability

play \ˌdriŋ-kə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

Examples of drinkable in a Sentence

  1. This coffee is so hot it's not drinkable.

  2. technically, that cheap stuff may be wine, but it's hardly drinkable

Recent Examples of drinkable from the Web

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First Known Use of drinkable

1611


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drinkable

noun

Definition of drinkable

: a liquid suitable for drinking : beverage

Examples of drinkable in a Sentence

  1. the thoughtful hostess offered her guests an assortment of alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinkables

Recent Examples of drinkable from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'drinkable.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of drinkable

1708

drinkable Synonyms


DRINKABLE Defined for English Language Learners

drinkable

adjective

Definition of drinkable for English Language Learners

  • : able to be drunk

  • : having a pleasant taste


DRINKABLE Defined for Kids

drinkable

adjective drink·able \ ˈdriŋ-kə-bəl \

Definition of drinkable for Students

: suitable or safe for drinking


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