drink in


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Verb1.drink in - be fascinated or spell-bound by; pay close attention to; "The mother drinks in every word of her son on the stage"
engross, engulf, steep, soak up, immerse, absorb, plunge - devote (oneself) fully to; "He immersed himself into his studies"
Translations
يُصغي بِشَغَف
vpíjet se
iszik: issza vki szavait
drekka í sig
içine sindirmek

w>drink in

vt sep
(plants etc) wateraufsaugen; (person) aireinsaugen, einatmen; sunshinein sich (acc)aufsaugen
(fig) a sight, his words etc(begierig) in sich aufnehmen

drink

(driŋk) past tense drank (draŋk) : past participle drunk (draŋk) verb
1. to swallow (a liquid). She drank a pint of water; He drank from a bottle.
2. to take alcoholic liquids, especially in too great a quantity.
noun
1. (an act of drinking) a liquid suitable for swallowing. He had/took a drink of water; Lemonade is a refreshing drink.
2. (a glassful etc of) alcoholic liquor. He likes a drink when he returns home from work; Have we any drink in the house?
drink in
to take in eagerly. They listened eagerly, drinking in every detail.
drink to / drink (to) the health of
to offer good wishes to, or wish well, while drinking. to drink someone's health; Raise your glasses and drink to the bride and groom.
drink up
to finish by drinking. Drink up your milk!
References in classic literature ?
Then all rode farther on their journey, till the day grew so warm, and the sun so scorching, that the bride began to feel very thirsty again; and at last, when they came to a river, she forgot her maid's rude speech, and said, 'Pray get down, and fetch me some water to drink in my golden cup.
We invented the Original Ice Blended drink in the late '80s and started a nationwide craze," says Gloria Reardon , Director of Marketing.
to allow patrons to drink in the outdoor area beyond the patio.