Drink"ing, n.


The act of one who drinks; the act of imbibing.


The practice of partaking to excess of intoxicating liquors.


An entertainment with liquors; a carousal.

Drinking is used adjectively, or as the first part of a compound; as, a drinking song, drinking cup, drinking glass, drinking house, etc.

Drinking horn, a drinking vessel made of a horn.


© Webster 1913.