Quaff

Definition of Quaff

v. t.1.To drink with relish; to drink copiously of; to swallow in large draughts.
[imp. & p. p. Quaffed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Quaffing.]
They eat, they drink, and in communion sweet
Quaff immortality and joy.
- Milton.
v. i.1.To drink largely or luxuriously.
Twelve days the gods their solemn revels keep,
And quaff with blameless Ethiops in the deep.
- Dryden.

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beverage, bib, booze, bumper, draft, drain the cup, dram, drench, drink bottoms-up, drink deep, drink hard, drink in, drink off, drink to, drink up, follow strong drink, gargle, grog, gulp, imbibe, knock back, lap, libation, nip, peg, pledge, portion, potation, pull, slurp, snort, soak, suck, suck in, suckle, sup, tipple, toast, tope, toss, toss down, toss off, tot, wash down
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