lime·​ade | \ ˌlīm-ˈād How to pronounce limeade (audio) , ˈlī-ˌmād\

Definition of limeade

: a beverage of sweetened lime juice mixed with plain or carbonated water

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Or experiment with yogurt, coconut milk or a splash of orange juice, lemonade or limeade. Claire Perez,, "Claire’s tip of the week: Easy mango popsicles," 28 June 2019 Several housemates had chopped fresh vegetables, scooped lentils from a 24-quart tub to turn into soup, prepared a fresh salad, browned flatbreads in a pan and mixed fresh batches of lemonade and limeade. Cassa Niedringhaus, The Denver Post, "Once-controversial, Boulder housing co-ops proving worth in affordability, community," 16 June 2019 At the Christmas party, Sandy Loughren will make green drinks featuring limeade and vodka, with a cherry on top. James R. Hagerty, WSJ, "America’s Aging Bridge Clubs Find Themselves Holding a Tough Hand," 29 Apr. 2019 In the meantime there is an excellent limeade sweetened with demerara sugar and a dark purple, fruity sorrel punch, which can give the impression it has been lightly spiked with rum. New York Times, "A Brooklyn Favorite for Jamaican Food Beats the Odds," 26 June 2018 Rosato is particularly proud of the fact that the limeade is made fresh in front of each customer who orders it at the counter. Birmingham Magazine,, "This Mountain Brook establishment has remained a favorite after 90 years in business," 12 Feb. 2018 The Pachangarita is an icy mix of Sun King’s Pachanga Mexican-style lager, tequila, limeade and lime sparkling water. Liz Biro, Indianapolis Star, "Sun King Distillery in Carmel: What to know before you go," 3 July 2018 Drinks and Wine While the liquor license is pending, the best choices are limeade and sorrel punch. New York Times, "A Brooklyn Favorite for Jamaican Food Beats the Odds," 26 June 2018 Beverage options: Wine and beer, plus house sangria; fresh limeade, tea, and Temple coffee are among the nonalcoholic options. Kate Washington, sacbee, "It’s good to be back: Celestin’s revives its particular brand of gumbo and grace," 22 June 2018

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First Known Use of limeade

1892, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of limeade was in 1892

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