hard drink


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Noun1.hard drink - an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermentedhard drink - an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented
alcohol, alcoholic beverage, alcoholic drink, inebriant, intoxicant - a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent; "alcohol (or drink) ruined him"
aqua vitae, ardent spirits - strong distilled liquor or brandy
akvavit, aquavit - Scandinavian liquor usually flavored with caraway seeds
arak, arrack - any of various strong liquors distilled from the fermented sap of toddy palms or from fermented molasses
bitters - alcoholic liquor flavored with bitter herbs and roots
brandy - distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice
gin - strong liquor flavored with juniper berries
ouzo - a Greek liquor flavored with anise
rum - liquor distilled from fermented molasses
schnapps, schnaps - any of various strong liquors especially a Dutch spirit distilled from potatoes
mescal - a colorless Mexican liquor distilled from fermented juices of certain desert plants of the genus Agavaceae (especially the century plant)
tequila - Mexican liquor made from fermented juices of an agave plant
vodka - unaged colorless liquor originating in Russia
whiskey, whisky - a liquor made from fermented mash of grain
firewater - any strong spirits (such as strong whisky or rum)
lacing - a small amount of liquor added to a food or beverage
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MY father was ruined by hard drink -he sat on an icicle,'' was one of the first gags ever written by an inveterate joker whose life is celebrated in Bob Monkhouse OBE:A Bafta Tribute.
According to its designer Stephane Briault, the Drink Safran Kiwi (DSK, or Saffron Kiwi Drink), will be sold in Paris and the French Riviera, and is geared towards "the in-crowd, night clubbers" who will mix it with a hard drink.
Until the year 2002 I used to consume unwanted items - except cigarettes which I had stopped smoking in the year 1982 - available in the market like hard drinks, soft drinks, pan, tobacco, chicken, mutton, fish, eggs etc.