beer engine

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noun British.


Nearby words

  1. beeper,
  2. beer,
  3. beer and skittles,
  4. beer belly,
  5. beer bust,
  6. beer garden,
  7. beer goggles,
  8. beer hall,
  9. beer nuts,
  10. beer o’clock

Origin of beer engine

First recorded in 1815–25

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Examples from the Web for beer engine

  • She idly allowed her fingers to rest on the pull of the beer-engine as she inspected him critically.

    Jude the Obscure|Thomas Hardy