(n.) = beverage ; drink ; drinking ; booze ; boozing. Ex: You have specified beverages but no the particular beverage in question, coffee. Ex: Their purposes was to settle the disputes between the members, to negotiate with master, to accumulate and disburse a benevolent fund, and to exact contributions for drinks and parties. Ex: The library was created as a mechanism of social control to act as an antidote to the miners' proclivity for drinking, whoring and gambling. Ex: I have to hand it to you, maybe you've got some booze in you or maybe you just like to hang loose, but you put on quite a show. Ex: Did you know that heavy bouts of boozing damages the red muscle fibres you need for endurance?. ---- * abusar de la bebida = drink + too much ; overdrink. * aguantar (bien) la bebida = hold + Posesivo + liquor ; hold + Posesivo + drink. * amante de la buena bebida = drink enthusiast. * atracón de bebida = binge drinking. * bebida alcohólica = alcoholic drink ; alcoholic beverage ; spirit ; liquor ; alchy [alchie] ; bevvy. * bebida alcohólica con muchos grados = hard drink ; hard liquor. * bebida alcohólica fuerte = hard drink ; hard liquor. * bebida alcohólica ilegal = moonshine. * bebida baja en alcohol = low-alcohol drink. * bebida caliente = hot drink ; warm drink. * bebida con gas = fizzy drink. * bebida con hielo = long drink. * bebida de fruta = fruit drink. * bebida de fuera = outside drink. * bebida de lima = lime crush. * bebida deportiva = sports drink. * bebida energética = energy drink ; sports drink. * bebida para quitar la sed = thirst quencher. * bebida que quita la sed = thirst quencher ; quencher. * bebida refrescante = long cool drink ; long drink. * con licencia para vender bebidas alcohólicas = licensed. * consumidor de bebidas = drinker. * consumidor de bebidas alcohólicas = alcoholic drinker. * consumo de bebidas = drink consumption. * consumo de bebidas alcohólicas = drinking ; boozing. * consumo de bebidas alcohólicas por menores de edad = underage drinking. * destilador ilegal de bebidas alcohólicas = shiner ; moonshiner. * exceso en la bebida = intemperance. * fabricante ilegal de bebidas alcohólicas = moonshiner ; shiner. * industria de la bebida, la = beverage industry, the. * lata de bebida = beverage can. * mezclar las bebidas = mix + Posesivo + drinks. * problemas con la bebida = problem drinking. * relacionado con el consumo de bebidas alcohólicas = drink-related. * relacionado con la bebida = drink-related. * ronda de bebidas = round of drinks. * tienda de bebidas alcohólicas = liquor store ; off-licence. * tomarse una bebida = have + a drink. * trae tu propia bebida = BYOB [Bring Your Own Bottle/Booze]. * vendedor ilegal de bebidas alcohólicas = moonshiner ; shiner. (v.) = drink ; sip ; booze ; take + a swig ; swig ; imbibe ; have + a drink ; take + a swill ; swill. Ex: Some libraries offer users the opportunity to eat and drink, read books, periodicals and newspapers and listen to records and tapes. Ex: People engage in a wide range of activities in libraries, from lively dialog while munching sandwiches and sipping soda, to flirting and caressing, to the more traditional activities of reading and information searching. Ex: While he boozed, Kerry was on three athletic teams and became a notable college debater. Ex: The media creates the image that solutions to stress can come from popping a pill or taking a swig from a bottle. Ex: One day she indulged in her habit of swigging too much gin before going to feed the porker and after opening its pen she slumped in a heap. Ex: In general, two drinks should be the limit when you're imbibing alcohol, whether it's wine, beer or liquor. Ex: It's a perfect bar to meet up and have a drink and a natter or simply chill and relax whilst watching the world go by in the park below. Ex: They advise that children should be encouraged to take a swill of water and rinse it around their teeth after eating sweets. Ex: At 57 years of age, after swilling the likes of cheap beer, cheap whiskey and bad tequila, I have developed a taste for wine. ---- * a beber y a tragar que el mundo se va a acabar = eat, drink and be merry (for tomorrow we die). * barril con agua de beber = scuttlebutt. * beber a la salud de Alguien = drink to + Posesivo + health. * beber alcohol = drink + alcohol. * beber algo = have + a drink. * beber como un cosaco = drink like + a fish. * beber con la lengua = lap up. * beber demasiado = drink + too much ; overdrink. * beber en compañía = social drinking. * beber en exceso = drink + too much ; overdrink. * beber excesivamente = drink + too much ; overdrink. * beber mucho = drink + heavily. * bebérselo todo = drink + Nombre + out of. * fuente para beber = scuttlebutt ; drinking fountain ; water fountain ; bubbler. * haber bebido demasiado = be over the limit. * pajita para beber = drinking straw. * sin comerlo ni beberlo = without having anything to do with it. * sin comérselo ni bebérselo = without having anything to do with it ; without asking for it. (adj.) = tipsy ; tiddly . Ex: After a typically huge meal, Kate announced to the slightly tipsy assembly that she had found another job. Ex: Last night I was rather tiddly, I fell asleep chewing gum and woke with it in my hair. ---- * estar bebido = be the worse for wear. * haber bebido demasiado = have had one too many ; have tippled one too many.