1. A fermented drink made of water and honey with malt, yeast, etc.; metheglin; hydromel.
2. A drink composed of sirup of sarsaparilla or other flavoring extract, and water. It is sometimes charged with carbonic acid gas. [U. S.]
Mead, n. A meadow.
All full of freshe flowers, white and reede. --Chaucer.
To fertile vales and dewy meads
My weary, wandering steps he leads. --Addison.
n 1: United States anthropologist noted for her claims about
adolescence and sexual behavior in Polynesian cultures
(1901-1978) [syn: Margaret Mead]
2: United States philosopher of pragmatism (1863-1931) [syn: George
3: made of fermented honey and water