Definition Drink

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Definition

to drink: to consume, to swallow a liquid
verb
This is an irregular verb:
I drink / I drank / I have drunk

a drink: a beverage, a liquid, an alcohol (water, wine, orange juice, etc.)
noun
to have a drink to drink something
a soft drink a drink without alcohol
Do you fancy a drink? Do you want to go to a bar or pub with me?

drunk (or drunken): intoxicated, under the influence of alcohol, not sober
adjective
Generally, the adjective drunk is used after a verb while drunken is used in front of a noun, though this is flexible:

A drunken woman asked me where she lived before vomiting in my pocket.
The guests at the party were all drunk.
He was so drunk driving home that he forgot to turn his engine on.

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