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juice

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noun \ˈjüs\

Definition of juice

  1. 1 :  the extractable fluid contents of cells or tissues

  2. 2 :  a motivating, inspiring, or enabling force or factor creative juices

  3. 3 :  a medium (such as electricity or gasoline) that supplies power

  4. 4a juices plural :  the natural fluids of an animal bodyb :  the liquid or moisture contained in something

  5. 5a :  the inherent quality of a thing :  essenceb :  strength, vigor, vitality pioneers … full of juice and jests — Sinclair Lewis

  6. 6 slang :  liquor

  7. 7 slang :  exorbitant interest exacted of a borrower under the threat of violence

  8. 8 slang :  influence, clout

juiceless

play \ˈjüs-ləs\ adjective

Examples of juice in a Sentence

  1. a glass of apple juice

  2. a variety of fruit juices

  3. the juice of a steak

  4. gravy made with real beef juices

  5. His camera ran out of juice because he forgot to replace the battery.

Origin and Etymology of juice

Middle English jus, from Anglo-French, broth, juice, from Latin; akin to Old Norse ostr cheese, Greek zymē leaven, Sanskrit yūṣa broth


First Known Use: 14th century


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juice

verb

Definition of juice

juiced

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juicing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to extract the juice of

  3. 2 :  to add juice to

1603

First Known Use of juice

1603



JUICE Defined for English Language Learners

juice

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noun

Definition of juice for English Language Learners

  • : the liquid part that can be squeezed out of vegetables and fruits

  • : the liquid part of meat

  • : something (such as electricity) that provides power

juice

verb

Definition of juice for English Language Learners

  • : to remove juice from (a fruit or vegetable)


JUICE Defined for Kids

juice

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noun \ˈjüs\

Definition of juice for Students

  1. 1 :  the liquid part that can be squeezed out of vegetables and fruit

  2. 2 :  the liquid part of meat


Medical Dictionary

juice

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noun \ˈjüs\

Medical Definition of juice

  1. 1:  the extractable fluid contents of cells or tissues

  2. 2a:  a natural bodily fluid (as blood, lymph, or a secretion)—see gastric juice, intestinal juice, pancreatic juiceb:  the liquid or moisture contained in something



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