ginmill


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Noun1.ginmill - a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counterginmill - a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter; "he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar"
barrelhouse, honky-tonk - a cheap drinking and dancing establishment
cocktail lounge - a barroom in a hotel or restaurant where cocktails are served
gin mill, pothouse, pub, public house, taphouse, saloon - tavern consisting of a building with a bar and public rooms; often provides light meals
room - an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
sawdust saloon - a saloon whose floor is covered with sawdust
speakeasy - (during prohibition) an illegal barroom
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Book (Fiction): "When The Sacred Ginmill Closes" by Lawrence Block.
Of San Francisco, circa 1952, they wrote: "The sad conclusion after a trip through Frisco is that the ginmills doing the best business are those which cater to the intermediate sex" and "Heroin, morphine and reefers are sold in colored and Mexican neighborhoods.