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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Pronunciation spelling of drink

NounEdit

drank (countable and uncountable, plural dranks)

  1. (slang) dextromethorphan
  2. (slang) a drink, usually alcoholic
    • 2005, Jordan Houston, Darnell Carlton, Paul Beauregard, Premro Smith, Marlon Goodwin, David Brown, and Willie Hutchinson (lyrics), “Stay Fly”, in Most Known Unknown[1], Sony BMG, performed by Three 6 Mafia (featuring Young Buck, 8 Ball, and MJG):
      You leave your drink around me, believe your drank going to get drunk up.
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VerbEdit

drank

  1. simple past tense of drink
    He drank a lot last night.
  2. (obsolete) past participle of drink

Etymology 2Edit

Compare drake.

NounEdit

drank

  1. (Britain, dialectal) Wild oats, or darnel grass.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Halliwell to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for drank in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *drank, from Proto-Germanic *drankiz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

drank m (plural dranken, diminutive drankje n)

  1. beverage, drink

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North FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian drinka, which derives from Proto-Germanic *drinkaną. Cognates include Mooring North Frisian drainke and West Frisian drinke.

VerbEdit

drank

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) to drink

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