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See also liqueur

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From Middle English < licor < Patrono:Xno[[Category:Patrono:Xno derivations|Liquor]] licur < Latin liquor (fluidity, liquidness, a fluid, a liquid) < liquere (to be fluid or liquid)[1]; see liquid.

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Singular
Liquor

Plural
countable and uncountable; plural Liquors

Liquor (countable and uncountable; plural Liquors)
  1. (obsolete in general sense) A liquid; later, a drinkable liquid.
  2. A liquid obtained by cooking meat or vegetables (or both).
  3. Patrono:Chiefly Strong alcoholic drink derived from fermentation and distillation.

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  • (strong alcoholic drink): spirits (British and Australasian English)
  • (liquid obtained by cooking food): stock, pot liquor (American English)

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Infinitive
to Liquor

Third person singular
Liquors

Simple past
Liquored

Past participle
Liquored

Present participle
Liquoring

to Liquor (third-person singular simple present Liquors, present participle Liquoring, simple past and past participle Liquored)
  1. (intransitive) To drink liquor, usually to excess.
  2. (transitive) To cause someone to drink liquor, usually to excess.

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From liqueo (I am liquid, fluid)

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Liquor

  1. fluidity, liquidity

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  • liquor in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • Liquor” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

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liquor

  1. first-person singular present Patrono:Conjugation tag pass indicative of liquō.

de:liquor fa:liquor fr:liquor ko:liquor io:liquor kn:liquor hu:liquor ml:liquor nl:liquor pl:liquor ru:liquor ta:liquor te:liquor vi:liquor zh:liquor

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