barley water Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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barley waternoun [U]

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UK a ​drink made from ​barley and ​fruitjuice US old-fashioned a ​drink made from ​barley and ​waterboiled together and given to someone who is ​sick to make them ​feelbetter
(Definition of barley water from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “barley water”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大麦茶, (使病人病情好转的)大麦汤…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大麥茶, (使病人病情好轉的)大麥湯…
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