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Definition 1: a hearty draft - [noun denoting food]

(quaff is a kind of ...) a serving of drink (usually alcoholic) drawn from a keg

"they served beer on draft"

Definition 2: to swallow hurriedly or greedily or in one draught - [verb of consumption]

Samples where quaff or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The men gulped down their beers

Synonyms for quaff in the sense of this definition

(quaff is a kind of ...) take in liquids

"The patient must drink several liters each day" "The children like to drink soda"

(quaff implies ...) pass through the esophagus as part of eating or drinking

"Swallow the raw fish--it won't kill you!"

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