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drink·a·ble

 (drĭng′kə-bəl)
adj.
1. Suitable or fit for drinking; potable: drinkable water.
2. Easy and pleasing to drink: drinkable wine.
n.
A beverage.

drink′a·bil′i·ty n.

drink•a•ble

(ˈdrɪŋ kə bəl)

adj.
suitable for drinking.
[1605–15]
drink`a•bil′i•ty, drink′a•ble•ness, n.
drink′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.drinkable - any liquid suitable for drinkingdrinkable - any liquid suitable for drinking; "may I take your beverage order?"
food, nutrient - any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue
milk - a white nutritious liquid secreted by mammals and used as food by human beings
wish-wash - any thin watery drink
potion - a medicinal or magical or poisonous beverage
alcohol, alcoholic beverage, alcoholic drink, inebriant, intoxicant - a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent; "alcohol (or drink) ruined him"
hydromel - honey diluted in water; becomes mead when fermented
oenomel - wine mixed with honey
near beer - drink that resembles beer but with less than 1/2 percent alcohol
ginger beer - carbonated slightly alcoholic drink flavored with fermented ginger
mixer - club soda or fruit juice used to mix with alcohol
cooler - an iced drink especially white wine and fruit juice
refresher - a drink that refreshes; "he stopped at the bar for a quick refresher"
smoothie - a thick smooth drink consisting of fresh fruit pureed with ice cream or yoghurt or milk
fizz - an effervescent beverage (usually alcoholic)
cider, cyder - a beverage made from juice pressed from apples
chocolate, cocoa, drinking chocolate, hot chocolate - a beverage made from cocoa powder and milk and sugar; usually drunk hot
fruit crush, fruit juice - drink produced by squeezing or crushing fruit
ade, fruit drink - a sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice
mate - South American tea-like drink made from leaves of a South American holly called mate
soft drink - nonalcoholic beverage (usually carbonated)
coffee, java - a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans; "he ordered a cup of coffee"
tea - a beverage made by steeping tea leaves in water; "iced tea is a cooling drink"
tea-like drink - a beverage that resembles tea but is not made from tea leaves
drinking water - water suitable for drinking
liquid - a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure
Adj.1.drinkable - suitable for drinking
undrinkable - unsuitable for drinking

drinkable

adjective fit to drink, potable, quaffable, gluggable (informal) The wine was drinkable.

drinkable

noun
Any liquid that is fit for drinking:
Translations

drinkable

[ˈdrɪŋkəbl] ADJ (= not poisonous) → potable; (= palatable) → aceptable, que se deja beber
quite drinkablenada malo

drinkable

[ˈdrɪŋkəbəl] adj
(not dangerous to drink) [water] → potable
(= palatable) → buvabledrink-drive drink drive [ˌdrɪŋkˈdraɪv] modif (British) [charge, conviction, offence, ban] → pour conduite en état d'ivresse; [accident, crash] → lié à l'alcool au volant
drink-drive laws → législation contre l'alcool au volant
drink-drive campaign → campagne sur l'alcool au volant drink-drive limitdrink-drive limit n (British)taux m d'alcoolémie autorisé au volantdrink-driver drink driver [ˌdrɪŋkˈdraɪvər] n (British)conducteur/trice m/f en état d'ivressedrink-driving [ˌdrɪŋkˈdraɪvɪŋ] (British)
nconduite f en état d'ivresse
modif [conviction] → pour conduite en état d'ivresse; [offence] → de conduite en état d'ivresse

drinkable

adj
(= not poisonous)trinkbar; drinkable waterTrinkwasser nt
(= palatable)genießbar, trinkbar; a very drinkable little wineein sehr süffiges Weinchen

drinkable

[ˈdrɪŋkəbl] adj (not polluted, water) → potabile; (palatable) → bevibile
References in classic literature ?
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You can't drink The Drinkable Book, and if you try to read it, you'll see there's no plot.
She said that the milk was often placed in containers that were the same as the containers which have drinkable milk and in a few shops, the cosmetic milks were stored next to the drinkable milks, causing significant confusion.
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If oil is saved in drops in India, drinkable water is treasured in the Arab world.
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