- n. 酒，含酒精饮料；溶液；液体；烈酒
- vi. 喝酒，灌酒
- vt. 使喝醉
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- liquor (n.)
- c. 1200, likur "any matter in a liquid state," from Old French licor "fluid, liquid; sap; oil" (Modern French liqueur), from Latin liquorem (nominative liquor) "liquidity, fluidity," also "a liquid, the sea," from liquere "be fluid, liquid" (see liquid (adj.)). Narrowed sense of "fermented or distilled drink" (especially wine) first recorded c. 1300. To liquor up "get drunk" is from 1845. The form in English has been assimilated to Latin, but the pronunciation has not changed.
- 1. The federal government hiked the tax on hard liquor.
- 2. I saw what the liquor was doing to her.
- 3. They had liquor for the adults and sodas for the children.
- 4. In 1979, Liquor Barn thrived as a discount merchandiser.
- 5. Grandfather set them up in a liquor business.
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