As a noun coke
is (uncountable|informal) cola-based soft drink.
As an adjective cokelike is
resembling coke or some aspect of it.
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Perhaps from (etyl) colke .
(uncountable) Solid residue from roasting coal in a coke oven; used principally as a fuel and in the production of steel and formerly as a domestic fuel.
* The plant should produce approximately 550,000 tons of screened blast furnace coke per year.
To produce coke from coal.
To turn into coke.
Originated circa 1908 in American English as a shortening of cocaine .
(informal, slang, uncountable) Cocaine.
1909, from the name of the American company Coca-Cola'' and the beverage it produced; the drink was named for two of its original ingredients, ''coca'' leaves and ''cola nut.
* (soft drink) see the list at (m)
Resembling coke or some aspect of it.