n. liquids for drinking, usually excluding water; refreshment
How fragrant was the steam of the beverage, and the scent of the toast!
Sentence in Classic:
Feeling the need of something to do, he ordered tea, and, still marvelling at the strangeness of his position, was about to pour out the beverage when the door opened and Nozdrev made his appearance.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
Within reach of her hand they placed a small table upon which stood a bottle of orangeade, her usual beverage, and a glass.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
Here is the stain on the lining caused by the explosion of a temperance beverage, an incident that occurred at Leamington.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde Context
Thomas Traddles is so obliging as to solicit, in my ear, that he should have the privilege of ordering the ingredients necessary to the composition of a moderate portion of that Beverage which is peculiarly associated, in our minds, with the Roast Beef of Old England.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context