Alcohol, especially spirits: he’s rather too fond of strong drink
More example sentences
- He also points to a fondness for strong drink taken neat; whisky and vodka rather than English ale or Irish stout.
- I'm talking alcohol, strong drink, what the Pilgrims called ‘heated waters.’
- There's a lot of Japanese folklore about strong drink, notably sake, coming to the aid of goodness.
Definition of strong drink in:
- The US English dictionary