likker vs liquor : Common Errors in English

likker or liquor

Although it may be pronounced “likker,” you shouldn’t spell it that way,and it’s important to remember to include the “U” when writing the word.
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  • n  an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented
  • n  a liquid substance that is a solution (or emulsion or suspension) used or obtained in an industrial process
    waste liquors
  • n  the liquid in which vegetables or meat have be cooked
News & Articles

  • Liquor Cabinet has ribbon-cutting
    The Corning Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting for the grand re-opening of The Liquor Cabinet on Solano Street. Pictured in the back row, from right, are owner Bob Chata, his son Harjot, Chamber Manager Valanne Cardenas, and Chamber directors...
    June 22, 2013 - Corning Observer
  • Liquor board rejects application for new Fort Collins store
    The Fort Collins Liquor Licensing Authority this week rejected an application for a new liquor store on North College Avenue because of the number of existing liquor stores already open in the area.
    June 21, 2013 - The Fort Collins Coloradoan
  • Old liquor finds new life in Ghana cocktail scene
    Ghana's traditional liquor akpeteshie tastes like fire to the uninitiated, burning all the way down the throat to a nervous stomach. But at The Republic, a bar in the nation's capital, it comes garnished ...
    June 20, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News