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vod·ka

 (vŏd′kə)
n.
An alcoholic liquor originally distilled from fermented wheat mash but now also made from a mash of rye, corn, or potatoes.

[Russian, diminutive of voda, water; see wed- in Indo-European roots.]

vodka

(ˈvɒdkə)
n
(Brewing) an alcoholic drink originating in Russia, made from grain, potatoes, etc, usually consisting only of rectified spirit and water
[C19: from Russian, diminutive of voda water; related to Sanskrit udan water, Greek hudōr]

vod•ka

(ˈvɒd kə)

n.
a colorless distilled alcoholic spirit made esp. from rye or wheat mash.
[1795–1805; < Russian]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vodka - unaged colorless liquor originating in Russiavodka - unaged colorless liquor originating in Russia
booze, hard drink, hard liquor, John Barleycorn, liquor, spirits, strong drink - an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented
Bloody Mary - a cocktail made with vodka and spicy tomato juice
bullshot - a cocktail made with vodka and beef bouillon or consomme
vodka martini - martini made with vodka rather than gin
screwdriver - a cocktail made with vodka and orange juice
Translations
فودْكافودكا
водка
vodka
vodka
vodko
viinvodka
votkaryyppy
votka
vodka
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ウォッカ
보드카
vodca
degtinė
degvīns
vodcă
vodka
vodka
vodka
เหล้าวอดกาของรัสเซียไม่มีสี
rượu vodka

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vodka

(ˈvodkə) noun
an alcoholic spirit made from rye or sometimes from potatoes, originating in Russia.

vodka

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References in classic literature ?
Nikita, though an habitual drunkard, was not drunk that day because since the last day before the fast, when he had drunk his coat and leather boots, he had sworn off drink and had kept his vow for two months, and was still keeping it despite the temptation of the vodka that had been drunk everywhere during the first two days of the feast.
So now, two days before the holiday, Martha had been twice to see Vasili Andreevich and had got from him wheat flour, tea, sugar, and a quart of vodka, the lot costing three rubles, and also five rubles in cash, for which she thanked him as for a special favour, though he owed Nikita at least twenty rubles.
Vasili Andreevich was excited by the vodka he had drunk with his visitors, and so he was even more pleased than usual with everything that was his and all that he did.
Near the Voskresenski Bridge my feet began to ache with weariness, until I could hardly pull myself along; until presently I met with Ermolaev, a writer in our office, who, stepping aside, halted, and followed me with his eyes, as though to beg of me a glass of vodka.
The soldiers lifted the canteen lids to their lips with reverential faces, emptied them, rolling the vodka in their mouths, and walked away from the sergeant major with brightened expressions, licking their lips and wiping them on the sleeves of their greatcoats.
Levin for his part refrained from taking any vodka simply because he felt such a loathing of that Frenchwoman, all made up, it seemed, of false hair, poudre de riz, and vinaigre de toilette.
Going into the tavern he drank a glass of vodka and ate a pie of some sort.
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Whether you are celebrating this day by hanging with friends or plan to stay in, below are 10 vodka cocktail recipes that you should try.
The foundation for many classic cocktails, vodka can be made from grain, molasses, potatoes and even grapes, and with the rise in higher quality mixers for your V&T and the trend for consuming vodka on the rocks, there's a shift from quantity to quality.