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quaff

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quaffquaff /kwɒf, kwɑːf $ kwɑːf, kwæf/ verb [transitive] literary  DFDto drink a lot of something quickly syn knock back Wedding guests quaffed champagne.
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quaffA score of Brother witnesses sat on elevated thrones quaffing from other such steins, brought by Servitors.The people we asked didn't much fancy the idea of eating lasagne and quaffing Lambrusco in an old lavatory.The chauffeurs don hats and quaff their drinks in one.
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Verb table
quaff
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyquaff
he, she, itquaffs
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyquaffed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave quaffed
he, she, ithas quaffed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad quaffed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill quaff
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have quaffed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam quaffing
he, she, itis quaffing
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you, we, theyare quaffing
Past
I, he, she, itwas quaffing
you, we, theywere quaffing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been quaffing
he, she, ithas been quaffing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been quaffing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be quaffing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been quaffing
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