milkshake

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English[edit]

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A strawberry milkshake with whipped cream on top.

Etymology[edit]

milk +‎ shake.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɪɫk.ʃeɪk]
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Noun[edit]

milkshake (plural milkshakes)

  1. A thick beverage consisting of milk and ice cream mixed together, often with fruit, chocolate, or other flavoring.
  2. (New England, Australia, New Zealand) A thin beverage, similar to the above, but with no ice cream or significantly less of it.
  3. A beverage consisting of fruit juice, water, and some milk, as served in Southeast Asia.
  4. (mechanics, informal) Accidental emulsion of oil and water in an engine.
    This milkshake under the oil cap, or on the dipstick, indicates a blown head gasket.
  5. (slang, horse racing) An alkaline supplement administered to a horse to improve its racing performance.

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Verb[edit]

milkshake (third-person singular simple present milkshakes, present participle milkshaking, simple past and past participle milkshaked)

  1. (transitive, slang, horse racing) To administer an alkaline supplement to (a horse) to improve its racing performance.
  2. (transitive, informal, neologism) To throw a milkshake at (a person).
    A politician was milkshaked during the protest.
    • 2019 May 26, Stewart Lee, “Are milkshakes the new politics of resistance?”, in The Guardian[1]:
      Indeed, the day before Farage was milkshaked, Leave EU issued an unauthorised, and now withdrawn, re-edit of a Beastie Boys video, showing him and Ann Widdecombe pouring beer over their political opponents.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English milkshake.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɪlk.ʃeːk/
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  • Hyphenation: milk‧shake

Noun[edit]

milkshake m (plural milkshakes, diminutive milkshakeje n)

  1. milkshake

French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English milkshake

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

milkshake m (plural milkshakes)

  1. milkshake

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English milkshake

Noun[edit]

milkshake m (definite singular milkshaken, indefinite plural milkshaker, definite plural milkshakene)

  1. a milkshake

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English milkshake

Noun[edit]

milkshake m (definite singular milkshaken, indefinite plural milkshakar, definite plural milkshakane)

  1. a milkshake

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English milkshake.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

milkshake m (plural milkshakes)

  1. milkshake (milk and ice cream beverage)