Definition of


  1. (noun, food) any liquid suitable for drinking

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Synonyms of Beverage

drink, drinkable, potable

Origin of the word Beverage

  1. mid-13c., from Anglo-Fr. beverage, from O.Fr. boivre "to drink" (Mod.Fr. boire; from L. bibere "to imbibe;" see imbibe) + -age, suffix forming mass or abstract nouns. more

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