suck down


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Translations

w>suck down

vt sephinunterziehen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
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I waylaid old Bodger--Colonel Bodger, on the committee of the club, you know--and suggested over a whisky-and-soda that the management of Brown's would be behaving like sportsmen if they bumped my salary up a bit, and the old boy nearly strangled himself trying to suck down Scotch and laugh at the same time.
Plus, the way I look at it, it's going to be a nice fish if it can suck down an 8- to 12-inch mullet.
"But too often, federal contractors break labor laws while continuing to suck down millions in taxpayer dollars.  Instead of making it easier for companies to cheat their employees or threaten workers' health and safety, President Trump and Republicans in Congress should join Democrats in standing up for the hardworking Americans who do important jobs for our country."
Resnick loved the pudding-like desserts "delicious chocolate flavor," saying it was "good enough to just suck down."
It's bad enough Canucks are fighting for the freedom of a foreign country, with no historical or strategic ties to Canada; but that they can't suck down even an orange whip over the holidays is downright wrong, says Simon Hermant, promotions co-ordinator at Toronto-based Steam Whistle Brewing.