bebida
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bebida(
beh
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bee
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dah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (liquid)
a. drink
La camarera nos sirvió las bebidas junto con la comida.The waitress served the drinks together with the food.
b. beverage
¿Qué edad hay que tener para tomar bebidas alcohólicas?How old do you have to be to drink alcoholic beverages?
2. (excessive alcohol consumption)
a. drinking
El problema de la bebida es cada vez más grave entre los jóvenes.Drinking is an increasingly serious problem among young people.
b. drink
La bebida lo va a matar.Drink will kill him.
3. (act of drinking alcoholic beverages)
a. drinking
Lo siento, caballeros, pero está prohibida la bebida en el mercado.I'm sorry, gentlemen; drinking isn't allowed in the market.
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bebida
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. drink
darse o entregarse a la bebidato take to drink o the bottle
el problema de la bebidathe problem of alcoholism o drinking
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bebida
1 (líquido) drink; beverage
bebida no alcohólica soft drink; non-alcoholic drink
bebida refrescante soft drink
2 (also bebida alcohólica) drink; alcoholic drink
dado a la bebida hard-drinking; darse o entregarse a la bebida to take to drink; tener mala bebida to get violent with drink
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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