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liquid refreshment

Line breaks: li¦quid re¦fresh|ment

Definition of liquid refreshment in English:

noun

[mass noun] chiefly humorous
Something to drink, especially alcohol: thirsty consumers looking for liquid refreshment we found a pub and were glad of the liquid refreshment
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  • Cocktail hour at Abigail's apartment was quite a treat, not because of the liquid refreshment, but because of the hostess herself.
  • We found a pub and were glad of the liquid refreshment.
  • The three were the best of friends at York and will no doubt enjoy sharing some liquid refreshment after tomorrow's showdown.

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