nog

noun
\ˈnäg \

Definition of nog 

1 : a strong ale formerly brewed in Norfolk, England

2 [ by shortening ] : eggnog

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Stop by The Polo Lounge, which will seduce you with its perfectly edited, fantastically smooth ambiance and its crafty holiday offerings of traditional staples such as spiced mulled wine, spiked egg nog and the fig sidecar. Kelsey Kloss, ELLE Decor, "The Best Things To Do In Los Angeles During The Holidays," 8 Nov. 2016 The kids in their PJs on Christmas morning, politely opening their presents, thanking everyone effusively, and peacefully sharing new toys all afternoon while Mama and Daddy kick up their feet and sip egg-nog. Amy Shearn, Redbook, "Making Holiday Memories, One by One," 23 Dec. 2011 Even as the restaurant fades, Mr. Seeley will keep running a store at the farm that sells his chocolate milk, ice cream and egg nog. Michael Corkery, New York Times, "Farmers Hit the Road to Reach Shoppers Before Amazon Does," 10 Apr. 2018 So in addition to chocolate and vanilla, there might be flavors like chocolate chili, egg nog, cinnamon and maltball fudge. Richard Tribou, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Tallahassee has a sweet tooth," 8 Feb. 2018 Berries in cream was delicious; the fruit seemed bathed in the rich sweetness of egg nog. Troy L. Smith, cleveland.com, "Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker headed to Blossom Music Center," 18 Jan. 2018 As party season descends, companies are nervously wondering whether any of us can truly come together and drink spiked egg nog without someone who means to pat a colleague on the back accidentally putting his hands inside her blouse instead. Lavanya Ramanathan, chicagotribune.com, "No booze at your office holiday party this year? It's the 'Weinstein effect'," 13 Dec. 2017 Browse the photos above for tons of takes on age-old 'nog, and see more seasonal sips at holiday and winter pop-ups below. Usa Today Eats, USA TODAY, "All the eggnog to enjoy this season," 8 Dec. 2017 So here is my gift to you, the baseball fan in winter: a wide-ranging trivia quiz to enjoy with that holiday egg nog. Tyler Kepner, New York Times, "A Baseball Trivia Quiz for the Holidays," 24 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of nog

1693, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for nog

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