beer o'clock


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beer o’clock

n
facetious the time of day when it is acceptable or customary to start drinking alcohol
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an appropriate time of day for starting to drink wine fur baby, n a person's dog, cat, or other furry pet animal fatberg, n a very large mass of solid waste in a sewerage system, consisting especially of congealed fat and personal hygiene products that have been flushed down toilets beer o'clock, n an appropriate time of day for starting to drink beer manspreading, n the practice whereby a man, especially one travelling on public transport, adopts a sitting position with his legs wide apart, in such a way as to encroach on an adjacent seat or seats hangry, adj (informal) bad-tempered or irritable as a result of hunger fat-shame , v cause (someone judged to be fat or overweight) to feel humiliated by making mocking or critical comments about their size
n: (Brit informal) playfully teasing remarks exchanged; banter beer o'clock, n: an appropriate time of day to start drinking beer (likewise wine o'clock) brain fart, n: (informal) a temporary mental lapse or failure to reason correctly bruh, n: (US informal) a male friend (often used as a form of address) fatberg, n: a very large mass of solid waste in a sewerage system, consisting of congealed fat and personal hygiene products flushed down loos fur baby, n: a person's dog, cat or other furry pet Grexit, n: the potential withdrawal of Greece from the eurozone mx, n: a title used by those who wish to avoid specifying their gender pocket dial, v: inadvertently call someone on a phone in one's pocket weak sauce, n: (US informal) something of a poor or disappointing standard or quality
Man cannot live by spas and golfing alone, and sooner or later it's beer o'clock.