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English definition of “lace”

lace

verb [T] (ADD ALCOHOL)    /leɪs/
to add alcohol or drugs to food or drink, often secretly: coffee laced with brandyDrinking alcohol
(Definition of lace verb (ADD ALCOHOL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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