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'drinking'

Overview of noun drinking
1. drinking, imbibing, imbibition -- (the act of consuming liquids)

2. drink, drinking, boozing, drunkenness, crapulence -- (the act of drinking alcoholic beverages to excess; "drink was his downfall")


Overview of verb drink
1. drink, imbibe -- (take in liquids; "The patient must drink several liters each day"; "The children like to drink soda")

2. drink, booze, fuddle -- (consume alcohol; "We were up drinking all night")

3. toast, drink, pledge, salute, wassail -- (propose a toast to; "Let us toast the birthday girl!"; "Let's drink to the New Year")

4. drink in, drink -- (be fascinated or spell-bound by; pay close attention to; "The mother drinks in every word of her son on the stage")

5. drink, tope -- (drink excessive amounts of alcohol; be an alcoholic; "The husband drinks and beats his wife")



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