Definition of sports drink in English:

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sports drink

noun

A soft drink designed or marketed for consumption in conjunction with sporting activity or strenuous exercise, and which typically contains electrolytes such as sodium, potassium, and chloride, and a high percentage of sugar to restore energy.
Example sentences
  • They may be renewing their month's supply of energy bars or sports drinks.
  • With the help of a few famous patients, he has brought a winning new sports drink to the market.
  • Give small amounts of fluids (water or sports drink) every 15 minutes.

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Syllabification: sports drink

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