Examples of liquor in a Sentence
He drinks beer and wine, but he doesn't drink any hard liquor.
vodka, whiskey, and other liquors
Recent Examples of liquor from the Web
Now the prime real estate at the bottom of the Sanger Lofts building will house In the Sack, a fresh market sandwich shop and liquor store with a location in Dallas.
Grab whatever strikes your fancy, stop at the liquor store and invite some friends over for a backyard fruit juice fest.
Yvette Meunier, a scientist and avid bicyclist, last year took it upon herself to chronicle an increasing trash menace in Maine, those little liquor bottles, typical of minibars and airplanes.
Youngsters who live in neighborhoods with more bars or liquor stores are more likely to be maltreated.
Liquor commissioners are appointed by the mayor, who serves as the head of the liquor commission.
A-Shares -- a group that includes coal miners and liquor companies -- in its benchmark emerging market index.
Other drug trafficking is violent for the same reason liquor trafficking was violent during Prohibition: because of the inherent violence of black markets, not anything inherent to drugs.
The hot areas for graffiti had been the area around West Los Angeles, and at two still-under-construction skate parks and liquor stores along North Santa Fe Avenue.
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Origin and Etymology of liquor
Middle English licour, from Anglo-French, from Latin liquor, from liquēre
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
Definition of liquor
1 : to dress (something, such as leather) with oil or grease
2 : to make drunk with alcoholic liquor —usually used with up
: to drink alcoholic liquor especially to excess —usually used with up
First Known Use of liquor
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Definition of liquor for English Language Learners
: an alcoholic drink; especially : a strong alcoholic drink
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Definition of liquor for Students
: a strong alcoholic beverage
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