Quaff


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Quaff

  • (verb) drink (something, especially an alcoholic drink) heartily; “he quaffed pint after pint”
  • (noun) an alcoholic drink; “porter is a dark, malty quaff”

Quaff (क्वाफ) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • गटकना, खूब पीना, खलाना, ख़ाली करना, डगडगाकर पीना, एक ही साँस में पीना

Quaff Origin

  • early 16th century: probably imitative of the sound of drinking.

Quaff in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Wines to quaff this summer.
  • And athletes reportedly quaff diluted vinegar and sodium before events as a way of reducing cramps.
  • And although the craft beer industry is still rather nascent, there’s already a barrage of microbreweries offering the perfect quaff.
  • she said taking a long quaff of her precious tea.
  • But as the night advanced and Jahangir became dizzy with wine (it is said he could quaff several cups in one sitting).

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of quaff

  • you will ‘cough’ if you ‘quaff’ a beer bottle

Quaff Pronunciation

Guess who is quaffing here


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