Definitions relating to socially drinking whisky, or whiskey, on the Appalachian Trail. All definitions assume the vessel is a bottle unless otherwise noted because, really, who has time to take out a mug.
Sip: The smallest drink from a bottle, taken out of politeness rather than thirst.
Sup: A slightly larger, thirstier sip. Enough to whet the palette.
Drink: A good natured, hearty pull. Also, sometimes exists in a glass.
Drank: A drink after several drinks – the singular plural.
Belt: A strong enough drink to warm you belly or lower.
Slug: A belt that hits you in the head, or gut. Often accompanied by cartoon stars.
Swill: A lascivious drink accompanied by a sideways glance.