rum shop

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noun Chiefly Caribbean.

a tavern or shop selling liquor.

Nearby words

  1. ruling elder,
  2. ruling grade,
  3. ruly,
  4. rum,
  5. rum rebellion,
  6. rum-dum,
  7. rum-runner,
  8. rum.,
  9. rumaki,
  10. rumal

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Examples from the Web for rum shop

  • The act-drop fell, and male Denver, wrung to its religious deeps, went out to the rum-shop.

    Lin McLean|Owen Wister