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drink

verb /driŋk/ ( past tense drank /draŋk/, past participle drunk /draŋk/)
to swallow (a liquid)
beber, tomar
She drank a pint of water He drank from a bottle.
to take alcoholic liquids, especially in too great a quantity
beber
He started drinking heavily and that’s when his problems began.
drinker noun someone who regularly drinks alcohol, especially if they drink too much of it
Bebedor
a heavy drinker.
someone who regularly drinks a particular type of drink
Bebedor
a coffee/wine drinker.
drink-driving noun (British ) driving a vehicle after having drunk too much alcohol; drunk driving
Conducir bajo la influecia del Alcohol
He was arrested for drunk driving.
drink in phrasal verb to take in eagerly
apreciar, empaparse de
They listened eagerly, drinking in every detail.
drink to / drink (to) the health of to offer good wishes to, or wish well, while drinking
brindar (por), beber a la salud (de)
They drank to his health Raise your glasses and drink to the bride and groom.
drink up phrasal verb to finish by drinking
bebérselo todo
Drink up your milk!
(Definition of drink from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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