drinking-bout

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drinking-bout (plural drinking-bouts)

  1. A period of drinking, especially one involving intensive alcohol consumption.
    • 1995, "City Haunts: A Ghostly Guide," New York Times, 29 Oct., p. 37.
      The poet Dylan Thomas, a regular, died after a drinking bout there in 1953.

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  • "drinking bout" in the Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
  • Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed., 1989.