the interval before the evening meal during which cocktails and other alcoholic beverages are often served.
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- cocktail glass,
- cocktail lounge,
- cocktail party,
- cocktail party, the,
- cocktail ring,
- cocktail sauce
Origin of cocktail hour
First recorded in 1925–30
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Examples from the Web for cocktail hour
They found a table at the rear of the room, out of the worst of the cocktail-hour uproar.Little Fuzzy|Henry Beam Piper