1. Australian old-fashioned, slang a drinking bout

Words Nearby beer-up

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How to use beer-up in a sentence

  • All sorts of drinks, from beer up to champagne, are offered.

    The Art of Entertaining | M. E. W. Sherwood
  • Instead of this he brought a couple of bottles of beer up to the rooms and shared it with Trina.

    McTeague | Frank Norris
  • Sam, wot was taking a drink, got some beer up 'is nose with surprise.

  • And, to make it less trying, the drinkers adopt the Socratic maxim of "small cups and many," by frothing the beer up incredibly.

    Odd Bits of History | Henry W. Wolff