one for the road

one for the road
one for the road
A last alcoholic drink before setting off
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Main Entry:road

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one for the road spoken phrase
an alcoholic drink that you have quickly before you leave a place

Let’s have one for the road.

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Main entry: road

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informal a final drink, esp. an alcoholic one, before leaving for home

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one for the ˈroad idiom
(informal) a last alcoholic drink before you leave a party, etc.
Main entry:roadidiom

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