noun. an alcoholic drink made from the aromatic roots of the kava shrub.
- alcoholic drink
- alcoholic beverage
- kava (Tonga (Tonga Islands))
Sentences with kava
1. Noun, singular or mass
While this side effect is rare, people should be informed of the possibility for liver damage when taking kava.
2. Proper noun, singular
Both kava and caffeine are available in many different forms.
3. Noun, plural
If you experience signs of liver damage such as yellowing of the eyes or skin, abdominal pain or pale stool, stop using kava and seek immediate medical attention.
Chewing kava roots may relieve pain, but it can also numb the tongue.
5. Verb, base form
Dandelion tea is an effective diuretic, and kava tea is used to help relieve stress.