Kool Aid

/ˈkul eɪd/ (say 'koohl ayd)

phrase drink the Kool Aid, Colloquial
to accept unquestioningly an opinion, proposal, etc.
{refers to the Jonestown massacre (see Jonestown) where the cult followers were given Kool Aid (a US brand of soft drink) laced with strychnine}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Kool-Aid — es la marca de una mezcla en polvo saborizada para preparar bebidas, que pertenece a la compañía Kraft Foods.[1] Inventada en 1927 por Edwin Perkins, es conocida como el refresco oficial de Nebraska.[2] Contenido 1 Invento y producción …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kool-Aid — trademark a type of powder that you mix with water and sugar to make a cold drink. Kool Aid is sold in the US, and is drunk especially by children ▪ grape Kool Aid …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Kool-Aid™ — [Kool Aid] noun [U, C] a US drink especially popular with children. It is sold as a powder in small paper packets and is available in several flavours …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kool-Aid — This article is about the flavored drink mix. For the album by Big Audio Dynamite II see Kool Aid (album). Kool Aid Type Drink mix and Pouched Beverage Owner Kraft Foods Country …   Wikipedia

  • Kool-Aid — Logo von Kool Aid Kool Aid ist ein Getränkepulverkonzentrat von Kraft Foods. In den Vereinigten Staaten haben das Produkt und die Marke Kultstatus. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Geschichte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kool-Aid — Bâtiment où fut inventé le Kool Aid Kool Aid est une marque d un mélange de boissons artificiellement aromatisées appartenant à la société Kraft Foods. Sommaire 1 Invention et production …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kool-Aid{™} — n [U, C] a US drink especially popular with children. It is sold as a powder in small paper packets and is available in several flavours. * * * …   Universalium

  • Kool-Aid — noun A soft drink made with artificial flavors …   Wiktionary

  • Kool-Aid — n. powder mix which is high in sugar (made by Kraft Foods, Inc.) to be mixed with water to make a fruit flavored drink …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Kool-Aid — …   Useful english dictionary

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