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Meaning of “cocktail” - Learner’s Dictionary

cocktail

noun     /ˈkɒkteɪl/
MIXTURE [C]
a mixture of powerful substances: a cocktail of drugs/chemicalsMixing and mixturesVariety and mixturesConnecting and combiningGroups and collections of things
DRINK [C]
an alcoholic drink made from two or more kinds of drink mixed together: a cocktail bar/partyAlcohol - general wordsMixing and mixturesVariety and mixturesConnecting and combiningGroups and collections of things
DISH [C, U]
a cold dish containing small pieces of food mixed together: a prawn cocktail fruit cocktailMixing and mixturesVariety and mixturesConnecting and combiningGroups and collections of thingsMeals and parts of meals
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