noun. ['ˈlɪkɝ'] an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented.
- strong drink
- hard drink
- ardent spirits
- alcoholic drink
- John Barleycorn
- aqua vitae
- hard liquor
- alcoholic beverage
Words that Rhyme with Liquor
How do you pronounce liquor?
Pronounce liquor as ˈlɪkər.
US - How to pronounce liquor in American English
UK - How to pronounce liquor in British English
Example sentences of the word liquor
1. Noun, singular or mass
Apply for and receive a sales tax number and a "liquor by the drink" paper.
2. Verb, past participle
The evaluator won't just be checking to see if you have liquor bottles or dirty ashtrays strewn about.
Quotes containing the word liquor
1. I am simply a 'book drunkard.' Books have the same irresistible temptation for me that liquor has for its devotee. I cannot withstand them.
- L.M. Montgomery
2. This is a good place,"he said."There's a lot of liquor,"I agreed.
- Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises
3. Mendacity is a system that we live in,"declares Brick. "Liquor is one way out an'death's the other.
- Tennessee Williams, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
noun. ['ˈlɪkɝ'] a liquid substance that is a solution (or emulsion or suspension) used or obtained in an industrial process.
noun. ['ˈlɪkɝ'] the liquid in which vegetables or meat have be cooked.
- pot likker
- pot liquor