sounds like cough. When we have a cough, we DRINK cough syrup which is quite tasty actually.
You cough when you quaff a liquid too quickly.
I put the coffee that I cannot quaff into the carafe.
In the movie "RAAVAN"-by mani rathnam, the hero's name is VERA (VERACITY) who ll be TRUTHFUL AND HONEST.
in the house,up the stairs
QUENCH the thirst quickly!
onomatopoeia- say it. You open your mouth, just as you would when QUAFFING a dish of om noms.
having a qauter(quaff) brandy with hearty enjoyment.