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crook the elbow

Slang definitions & phrases for crook the elbow

bend the elbow

verb phrase

  1. To drink frequently and heavily, esp whiskey: They cautioned him that maybe he was bending the elbow a little too often
  2. To have a drink: We'll tip the elbow over at my place (1825+)

crook the elbow

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bend the elbow

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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