Definition of Adam's ale in English:

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Adam's ale

noun

[mass noun] dated, humorous
Water.
Example sentences
  • The tour ends with a small tower snack featuring bread and Adam's ale.
  • And in spite of quantity, and dread, Adam's ale cut no capers with the astonished alimentary canal, but soothed the dark and timorous shores, uplifted the spirit, and brought repose where most other intruders brought horror.
  • We have a friendly bluetongue lizard about 30 cm. long living happily in our backyard, but he prefers Adam's ale (water).

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