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drown night

drown night  n.— «A bill to ban so-called “drown nights” at beer bars is up for final approval this afternoon in the state Senate. The bill would stop promotions when unlimited amounts of beer are sold at a flat rate...

hard knocker

hard knocker  n.— «A hard knocker in racetrack parlance is a horse who races consistently with determination, regardless of circumstances.» —“Lone Star Park Notes” by Gary West in Grand Prairie Star...

eve-teasing

eve-teasing  n.— «Eve teasing or “Eve watching” is watching or trying to meet women, and both are illegal in Pakistan.» —“Girl-watching violates Islamic dictates in Pakistan” in Islamabad, Pakistan Houston...

whicker-bill

whicker-bill  n.— «Asian-Americans feel a sense of pride, accomplishment, even of authorship of Tiger Woods at work. Everyone does. Bony whicker-bill ranchers out in West Texas eating chicken-fried steak do, too.» —“A one-man rainbow...

bulb out

bulb out  n.— «The four corners at these intersections will now be extended, Feldman said, explaining that the technical term is bulb out. Basically, the corners will be expanded so they jut out past the area where vehicles can park along...

kayfabe

kayfabe  n.— «Joe’s interview with you is called a kayfabe interview in the trade. Kayfabe is the wrestling pig-Latin term for fake. As in he kayfabed you about wrestling.» —“Cult songs, wrestling and deer, oh my” by John...

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