coke


coke
coke [kəuk US kouk] n
[Sense: 1; Date: 1900-2000; Origin: Coca (Cola)]
[Sense: 2; Date: 1900-2000; Origin: cocaine]
[Sense: 3; Date: 1600-1700; Origin: Origin unknown]
1.) Coke [U and C] trademark
the drink Coca-Cola, or a bottle, can, or glass of this drink
2.) [U] informal
3.) [U]
a solid black substance produced from coal and burned to provide heat

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