eggnog

noun egg·nog \ ˈeg-ˌnäg , ˈāg- \
Updated on: 3 Dec 2017

Definition of eggnog

: a drink consisting of eggs beaten with sugar, milk or cream, and often alcoholic liquor

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First Known Use of eggnog

circa 1775


EGGNOG Defined for English Language Learners

eggnog

noun

Definition of eggnog for English Language Learners

  • : a drink made of eggs beaten with sugar, milk or cream, and often alcoholic liquor


EGGNOG Defined for Kids

eggnog

noun egg·nog \ ˈeg-ˌnäg , ˈāg- \

Definition of eggnog for Students

: a drink made of eggs beaten with sugar, milk or cream, and often alcoholic liquor


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