Drinking vs Refreshment - What's the difference?

drinking | refreshment |


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

is .

drinking

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • 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.

    refreshment

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The action of refreshing]]; a means of [[restore, restoring strength, energy or vigour.
  • A light snack or fresh drink without alcohol.