Definition of Gatorade in US English:



  • A fruit-flavored drink especially for athletes, designed to supply the body with carbohydrates and to replace fluids and sodium lost during exercise.

    • ‘He should have grabbed a Gatorade at the cafeteria.’
    • ‘On my way to the lunch tables I pulled a dollar out of my pocket and bought a Gatorade from one of the vending machines.’
    • ‘Ideas come to him while he's studying tape, driving to work, eating dinner or watching a player drink from a Gatorade bucket after practice.’
    • ‘After a few moments chilling in the sun, however, I recovered and promptly went to buy a Gatorade.’
    • ‘They gave me some Gatorade and told me to keep liquids in my body at all times.’