liquor

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liquor(
lih
-
kuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (beverage)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el licor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Thank you, but I cannot drink liquor. I am pregnant.Gracias, pero no puedo beber licor. Estoy embarazada.
b. el alcohol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Our manager was fired when the CEO found bottles of liquor in his desk.Nuestro gerente fue despedido cuando el director general encontró botellas de alcohol en su escritorio.
c. las bebidas alcohólicas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Although the rest of us are drinking liquor, she isn't because she is our designated driver.Aunque nosotros estamos tomando bebidas alcohólicas, ella no porque le toca conducir.
d. las bebidas espirituosas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
He says that he is an alcoholic, so he no longer keeps liquor in his house.Dice que es alcohólico y, por eso, ya no tiene bebidas espirituosas en su casa.
2. (culinary) (United Kingdom)
a. el jugo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Pour off any drippings and liquor from the roast and sauté to make a gravy.Echa la grasa y el jugo del asado, y pásalos por la sartén para hacer una salsa.
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liquor
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el bebida alcohólica, alcohol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
liquor storetienda de bebidas alcohólicas
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liquor [ˈlɪkəʳ]
noun
(Britain) licores (m); (US) alcohol (m)
hard liquor licores (m) espiritosos; bebidas (f) fuertes; to be in liquor estar borracho; to be the worse for liquor haber bebido más de la cuenta; estar algo borracho
modifier
liquor cabinet (n) (US) mueble (m) bar
liquor store (n) (US) bodega (f); tienda (f) de bebidas alcohólicas; licorería (f); (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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