or·​ange·​ade | \ ˌär-in-ˈjād How to pronounce orangeade (audio) , ˌär(-ə)n-, ˌȯr-in-, ˌȯr(-ə)n- \

Definition of orangeade

: a beverage of sweetened orange juice mixed with water

Examples of orangeade in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web She was immediately swarmed by the group of excited orange-shirted women, who were spending the day dispensing orangeade and cookies to beachgoers in an effort to raise awareness about gun violence. Maeve Reston, CNN, 5 June 2018

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First Known Use of orangeade

1706, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for orangeade

French, from orange + -ade

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“Orangeade.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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