Define: Alcoholic Beverage

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Definition: Alcoholic Beverage


Quick Summary of Alcoholic Beverage


Any drink that contains alcohol and includes wine, beer, spirits and liqueurs.



What is the dictionary definition of Alcoholic Beverage?

Dictionary Definition


An Alcoholic beverage is any fermented liquor, such as wine, beer, or distilled spirit, that contains ethyl alcohol, or ethanol (CH3CH2OH), as an intoxicating agent.


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Full Definition of Alcoholic Beverage


An alcoholic beverage is a drink that contains ethanol, a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar.


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Synonyms For Alcoholic Beverage


alcohol, drink, liquor, alcoholic beverages, alcoholic drink


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Alcoholic Beverage are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 6th January, 2020