SEE SYNONYMS FOR coke ON THESAURUS.COM
the solid product resulting from the destructive distillation of coal in an oven or closed chamber or by imperfect combustion, consisting principally of carbon: used chiefly as a fuel in metallurgy to reduce metallic oxides to metals.
verb (used with or without object),coked,cok·ing.
to convert into or become coke.
Words nearby coke
coition, coitus, coitus interruptus, coitus reservatus, cojones, coke, coke oven, coked-up, cokehead, coker, cokernut
Origin of coke1
1375–1425;late Middle Englishcolke, coke, equivalent to Old Englishcolcoal + -(o)ca-ock
OTHER WORDS FROM cokecoke·like, cok·y, adjective
Definition for coke (2 of 4)
verb (used with object)
to drug (oneself), especially with cocaine (usually followed by up or out).
Origin of coke2
1905–10,Americanism; short for cocaine
Definition for coke (3 of 4)
noun(sometimes lowercase)South Midland and Southern U.S.
a carbonated soft drink.
Origin of Coke1
from Coke, the brand name of a carbonated cola drink
Definition for coke (4 of 4)
Sir Edward,1552–1634,English jurist and writer on law.
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Examples from the Web for coke
He would shake a chilled Coke, and then spray the soda into a cold glass of milk.
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At his trial, he also said he was hooked on coke from the age of 8.
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There was a lot of weed, he snorted a ton of coke, was guzzling Bloody Marys.
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And will Pam and Cheryl revert back from the Coke Monster and Cherlene?
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Five minutes later, Grace bounds down the stationary escalator, clutching a bacon cheeseburger and a Coke.
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The blast furnaces were not hurt at all, and will be in operation as soon as a supply of coke can be obtained.
The Johnstown Flood|Richard K. Fox
The views of Coke and Hale give the best exposition of it in the 17th century.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 5|Various
Coke then in his 70th year, was elected for the borough of Liskeard.
Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 2, July, 1850.|Various
You'd better go shares with Coke and the rest of us in this lay.
In this horrid weather, a grate well filled with coke has its charms.
The Life of the Fly|J. Henri Fabre
British Dictionary definitions for coke (1 of 4)
a solid-fuel product containing about 80 per cent of carbon produced by distillation of coal to drive off its volatile constituents: used as a fuel and in metallurgy as a reducing agent for converting metal oxides into metals
any similar material, such as the layer formed in the cylinders of a car engine by incomplete combustion of the fuel
to become or convert into coke
Word Origin for coke
C17: probably a variant of C14 northern English dialect colk core, of obscure origin
British Dictionary definitions for coke (2 of 4)
slang short for cocaine
British Dictionary definitions for coke (3 of 4)
trademark short for Coca-Cola
British Dictionary definitions for coke (4 of 4)
Sir Edward. 1552–1634, English jurist, noted for his defence of the common law against encroachment from the Crown: the Petition of Right (1628) was largely his work
(kʊk) Thomas William, 1st Earl of Leicester, known as Coke of Holkham. 1752–1842, English agriculturist: pioneered agricultural improvement and considerably improved productivity at his Holkham estate in Norfolk
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Medical definitions for coke
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Words related to coke
soot, graphite, sugar, crack, poison, narcotic, cast, pig, lead, coal, replica, copy, charcoal, blow, snow, ice, crystal, stuff, snort, mojo
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