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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
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