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[さけ()]
sake
noun

English Meaning(s) for 酒

noun
  1. alcohol; sake

Definition and Synonyms for 酒

Inebriant a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent
Synonyms: アルコール, お神酒, , お酒, 酒類, アルコール飲料
Sake Japanese alcoholic beverage made from fermented rice
Synonyms: 日本酒, 清酒, 濁り酒, 神酒, , , 聖人, 般若湯, , お酒
Spirits an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented
Synonyms: リカー, アルコール, スピリッツ, 火酒, 焼酎, 蒸留酒,
Sake usually served hot
Synonyms: 日本酒, 清酒, 濁り酒, 神酒, , , 聖人, 般若湯, , お酒

Meanings for each kanji in 酒

sake; alcohol Kanji Details »

Categories 酒 is a member of

Drink any liquid suitable for drinking
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Inebriant a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent
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Street Drug a drug that is taken for nonmedicinal reasons (usually for mind-altering effects)
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Sample Sentences for 酒

It was bad enough that he usually came to work late, but coming in drunk was the last straw, and I'm going to have to let him go.
Both drinking and smoking are bad for your health.
My physician advised me to refrain from alcohol for the time being.
I advise you to give up drinking.
You must not indulge in drinking.

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