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noun drink pronunciation in American English /drɪŋk/ 
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pluraldrinks
  1. 1
    [countable] an amount of liquid that someone drinks

    Cassie always had a drink and a snack when she got home from school.

    drink of:

    I need a drink of water.

    1. b.
      [uncountable] drinks in general

      They had had no food or drink all day.

  2. 2
    [countable] an alcoholic drink

    Hector ordered drinks at the bar.

    go have/for a drink:

    Would you like to go have a drink after work?

    1. a.
      [uncountable] the habit of drinking alcoholic drinks

      After the accident she turned to drink.

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