fruit drink

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fruit drink a sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice
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Quotations

  • Samuel Johnson
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    “There are some sluggish men who are improved by drinking; as there are fruits that are not good until they are rotten.”

Usage

In literature:

Gourds were plentiful on the farm, and gathered with care, that the hard-shelled fruit might be shaped into simple drinking-cups.
"Home Life in Colonial Days" by Alice Morse Earle
Let me bask in its bounty, warm my hands at it, eat the fruit it ripens, and drink the wine it kindles.
"The God of Love" by Justin Huntly McCarthy
Their food was wild fruit, and their drink the water of the brook.
"New Italian sketches" by John Addington Symonds
From the fruits of this palm a most delicious drink is manufactured with very little trouble.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
When ready to drink it, fill the glass about half full of the fruit mixture and then fill with rich milk.
"The Khaki Kook Book" by Mary Kennedy Core
In East Africa and elsewhere, an intoxicating drink is prepared from the fruit.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
She would eat nothing but fruit and shell-fish, and drink nothing but salt water.
"Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag VI" by Louisa M. Alcott
Ices, delicious drinks, flowers, rare and costly fruits, were constantly supplied to me.
"The Quadroon" by Mayne Reid
He was bearing a small tray of tempting drinks, fruit, and cake.
"The School Queens" by L. T. Meade
And she gave him rock-marrow to drink and fed him with the fruit of the jade-trees.
"The Chinese Fairy Book" by Various
Not only the Orioles, but other birds, would go to the pan for a drink, instead of pecking at the fruit.
"Birds Illustrated by Color Photography [June, 1897]" by Various
After that came breakfast, all sitting about in parties to eat fruit and cakes of pollen, while their drink was fresh dew.
"Lulu's Library, Volume II" by Louisa M. Alcott
During two days I remained in the bush, passing the night in a tree, and by day gathering fruit and drinking water.
"The White Chief of the Caffres" by A.W. Drayson
A punch is merely a cold fruit drink with a block of ice floating in it.
"Civic League Cook Book" by Anonymous
A fruit sherbet may be introduced if the drink is served all through the meal.
"Gala Day Luncheons" by Caroline Benedict Burrell
Its fruit, when green, supplies food and drink; when ripe, it yields oil.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 7" by Various
First a fruit drink, lemonade or grape juice.
"Suppers" by Paul Pierce
Whey is commonly taken to refresh and cool the Body; and while they drink it, they deny themselves Pulse, Fruits, and Sallads.
"Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health" by Samuel Auguste David Tissot
The story said, 'Water there was for him to drink, and the fruit of the date-palm.
"The Little Colonel in Arizona" by Annie Fellows Johnston
The fruit is used to make a refreshing drink.
"Twenty-Five Years in a Waggon in South Africa" by Andrew A. Anderson
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In poetry:

Fruitful earth drinks up the rain;
Trees from earth drink that again;
The sea drinks the air, the sun
Drinks the sea, and him the moon.
Is it reason then, d'ye think,
I should thirst when all else drink?
"All Things Drink" by Anacreon

In news:

Food Chain / Food & Drink Melon time with Seedling Fruit.
So do honey and monk fruit/luo han guo extracts, as drink makers try to reduce calories while also keeping labels clean and simple.
The drinks will be made of mineral water, fruit juice and nutrition additives.
During boil water advisories or boil water orders, you should boil all water used for drinking, preparing food, beverages, ice cubes, washing fruits and vegetables, or brushing teeth.
Eat, Drink & Be Merry: Raw Fruit Chips .
A Cobbler is also a drink, which probably predates the fruit cobbler pie.
The Zap Packs include a small amount of popcorn, a small drink and some fruit snacks.
Eat, Drink & Be Merry: Raw Fruit Chips.
Or melons are used in a drink/dessert along with other fruit.
In Mexico, fresh fruit drinks are typical street food.
Usually this time of year there are a few occasions to drink big, complex fruit bombs — wines that pair so well with foods like charred steaks and marinated portabella caps.
The truth about the latest exotic fruit drinks.
A growing number of functional foods are now available to help combat high LDL-cholesterol, including enhanced yogurt drinks sold in Europe and fruit-flavored water soon to come.
People who eat dried fruit and drink 100 percent fruit juice may be leaner than those who don't, suggest two new studies presented at the 2009 Experimental Biology conference.
Pomegranates, limes and star fruit brighten the flavor of this warming winter drink.
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In science:

She starts to drink milk and eat some fruit and cereal, when her Memex vibrates with a reminder message saying that the last time she ate fruit on the day of a training session, her stomach felt sick and she couldn’t run beyond 1.5 miles.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
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