As nouns the difference between drinking and refreshment
is that drinking
is an act or session by which drink is consumed, especially alcoholic beverages while refreshment
is the action of refreshing]]; a means of [[restore|restoring strength, energy or vigour.
As a verb drinking
An act or session by which drink is consumed, especially alcoholic beverages.
* 1853 , Susan Bogert Warner, The wide, wide world (page 372)
- At home there were other studies and much reading; many tea drinkings on the lawn, and even breakfastings, which she thought pleasanter still.
The action of refreshing]]; a means of [[restore, restoring strength, energy or vigour.
A light snack or fresh drink without alcohol.