English version

stiff drink/whisky etc

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstiff drink/whisky etcstiff drink/whisky etcDFDa very strong alcoholic drink stiff
Examples from the Corpus
stiff drink/whisky etcA good shower helped, but she would have liked to go down and search for a stiff drink.Calm your nerves by deep breathing, not by having a stiff drink.Come on, you need a stiff drink.A couple of stiff drinks and a bowl of soup afterwards was about all I could cope with.When he got home he'd have a stiff drink and a long bath, followed by another stiff drink.I poured myself a stiff drink and tossed it down.Many people would rather have a stiff drink to help them sleep, than take a sleeping tablet for their insomnia.
Pictures of the day
What are these?
Click on the pictures to check.