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juice

1. noun, slang Electricity. I tried plugging the machine into the wall, but there was no juice coming out of the outlet.
2. noun, slang Alcohol, especially wine or a distilled liquor. We've got to make sure we have enough juice to make cocktails for everyone.
3. noun, slang Fuel for an engine. A: "We're just not getting up to speed." B: "Are you giving it enough juice?"
4. noun, slang Performance-enhancing drugs, especially anabolic steroids. At first, I only used the juice once in a while to give my workout a bit of a boost, but by the end of the year I was a total juice freak.
5. verb, slang To use performance-enhancing drugs, especially anabolic steroids. You could tell the guy juices from his grotesquely muscular physique. The athlete was suspected of juicing for most of his career.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

juice

1. n. liquor; wine. Let’s go get some juice and get stewed.
2. in. to drink heavily. Both of them were really juicing.
3. n. electricity. Turn on the juice, and let’s see if it runs.
4. n. energy; power; political influence. Dave left the president’s staff because he just didn’t have the juice anymore to be useful.
5. n. orange juice futures market. (Securities markets. Usually with the.) The juice opened a little high today, but fell quickly under profit taking.
6. n. anabolic steroids. Fred used too much juice and is growing witch tits.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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