verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of quaff
OTHER WORDS FROM quaffquaff·er, nounout·quaff, verb (used with object)un·quaffed, adjective
Words nearby quaff
Example sentences from the Web for quaffing
"It must only be for a small stake—a single sesterce," said the infatuated youth, quaffing a goblet of wine.Valeria|William Henry Withrow
Quaffing nectar at mess with gods golden dishes, all ambrosial.Ulysses|James Joyce
O'Ganlon procured some pickled fruit and vegetables from a sutler, which I ate voraciously, quaffing the vinegar like wine.Campaigns of a Non-Combatant,|George Alfred Townsend
But if our predecessors exceeded us in superfluitie of meats, wee can compare and goe beyond them in drinking and quaffing.
Quaffing it down, and betaking himself to bed, under its somniferous influence, the Wye waterman is soon in the land of dreams.Gwen Wynn|Mayne Reid