grogshop

[grog-shop]

Origin of grogshop

First recorded in 1765–75; grog + shop
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grogshop

noun
  1. rare a drinking place, esp one of disreputable character
  2. Australian and NZ informal a shop where liquor can be bought for drinking off the premises
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