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egg·nog

 (ĕg′nŏg′)
n.
A drink made of milk or cream, sugar, eggs, and flavorings that are beaten together and often mixed with a liquor such as rum or brandy.

[egg + nog, ale.]

eggnog

(ˌɛɡˈnɒɡ)
n
(Cookery) a drink that can be served hot or cold, made of eggs, milk, sugar, spice, and brandy, rum, or other spirit. Also called: egg flip
[C19: from egg1 + nog1]

egg•nog

(ˈɛgˌnɒg)

n.
a thick drink made of eggs, milk or cream, sugar, and usu. rum, brandy, or whiskey.
[1765–75, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eggnog - a punch made of sweetened milk or cream mixed with eggs and usually alcoholic liquoreggnog - a punch made of sweetened milk or cream mixed with eggs and usually alcoholic liquor
punch - an iced mixed drink usually containing alcohol and prepared for multiple servings; normally served in a punch bowl
Translations

eggnog

[ˈegˈnɒg] Nyema f mejida, ponche m de huevo

eggnog

egg nog [ˈɛgnɒg] n (= drink) → lait m de poule

eggnog

[ˌɛgˈnɒg] egg flip [ˈɛgˌflɪp] nzabaione m
References in classic literature ?
Come, come, old Fritz,” said the Judge; “you are seventy, not seventeen; Richard waits for you with a bowl of eggnog, in the hall.
Apple cider, cranberry sauce, gravy and eggnog stains are the most common culprits this time of year," said Tom Zengeler, president of Zengeler Cleaners.
I wonder about this every year at this time: If eggnog has eggs in it, how can it be safe to drink?
Eggnog contains a whopping 145 calories and 9g of sugar per serving, but an equally festive small glass of prosecco (approx 125ml) has just 75 calories and around 1g of sugar by comparison.
EGGNOG FANS CHEER WHEN they see it decorating the dairy case during the last few months of the year.
Eggnog is a delicious winter beverage, but not everyone likes the idea of drinking raw eggs.
Being with family & making a real eggnog with fresh eggs & plenty of booze.
The slushy maker can incorporate a variety of ingredients including blended fruit, juices, malted milk, chocolate milk, sweetened coffee, eggnog and soy milk.
At the end of each 30 second burst, whisk the eggnog with a fork.
I suspect there won't be much in the way of homemade plum duff, Christmas carols or eggnog.