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energy drink

Syllabification: en·er·gy drink

Definition of energy drink in English:

noun

Any of various types of beverage that are considered a source of energy, especially a soft drink containing a high percentage of sugar and/or caffeine or other stimulant.
Example sentences
  • Taurine (usually 1g) is added to many popular energy drinks.
  • Advertising, too, has targeted the stereotypes to sell everything from energy drinks to banking services.
  • The research by a team of Brazilian scientists followed a study into the effects of energy drinks among a group of 136 nightclub revellers.

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