tequila

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tequila Mexican liquor made from fermented juices of an agave plant
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Tequila is made from the root of the blue agave cactus.
    • n Tequila An intoxicating liquor made from the maguey in the district of Tequila, Mexico.
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Quotations

  • Mitch Ratliffe
    Mitch Ratliffe
    “A computer lets you make more mistakes faster than any invention in human history -- with the possible exceptions of hand guns and tequila.”

Usage

In literature:

Bottles of tequila, dishes of cut glass, bowls, porcelains and vases lay scattered over the table indiscriminately.
"The Underdogs" by Mariano Azuela
It bounced off, leaving tequila-stains on the wallpaper, and rolled under the bed.
"Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom" by Cory Doctorow
But I think the cook has some tequila.
"The Bad Man" by Charles Hanson Towne
It is not wine he is drinking, but the whisky of Tequila, distilled from the wild maguey.
"The Lone Ranche" by Captain Mayne Reid
Rostoff handed him his tequila, took the card and examined it carefully, front and back.
"Medal of Honor" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
They greeted the American cordially, and poured out tequila for him.
"The Missourian" by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
I'll bet it's tequila.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
Never that tequila you like, Michael.
"Project Daedalus" by Thomas Hoover
ESE Tequila, Jalisco, up to 6700 feet 2 mi.
"Speciation and Evolution of the Pygmy Mice, Genus Baiomys" by Robert L. Packard
Someone had brought tequila.
"When the Owl Cries" by Paul Bartlett
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In news:

Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar 100 Collins Ave, Miami Beach 305-532-4550.
Papagãyo Mexican Kitchen and Tequila Bar.
Papagãyo is the last of a group of tequila bars that has opened in Boston in the past couple of years, and I would not be overly sad to close the book.
1 part Whispering Eye Tequila Blanco.
11/2 ounces 100% blue agave Blanco tequila.
There's nothing run-of-the-mill about Gonza Tacos y Tequila.
Well friends – that is the case with the authentic Mexican restaurant Señor Tequila on State Road 434 in Winter Springs.
That's a mole: Senor Tequila's opens new location.
Jose Cuervo Especial tequila 1 1/2 oz.
Tila Tequila attack, Mad Men Season 4 and True Blood.
Tequila Rok's Back to School Bash.
Black & White Affair at Tequila Rok.
One bar, two parties, $5 — Tequila Rok's Back to School Bash almost makes us want to re-enroll.
Deadtown & Ramblin' Boys at Tequila Rok.
Bayless's Queso Fundido al Tequila.
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In science:

Special thanks to: The Boston Beer company; the fine folks who make Jose Cuervo tequila; Smith Kline Beecham (the makers of Tums antacids); Starbucks coffee; ESP custom-made guitars; Marshall Amplification; Roland Corporation; finally all the guys from Dream Theater and Metallica.
Variational Principles in General Relativity
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