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barkeeper Syllabification: bar·keep·er
Pronunciation: /ˈbärˌkēpər/
(also barkeep)

Definition of barkeeper in English:


chiefly North American
A person who owns or serves drinks in a bar.
Example sentences
  • Her barkeeps have researched new drinks for the spring, and they've tweaked and taste-tested a lot of cocktails to get just the right balance of sour, sweet, bitter and strength.
  • Enchanters liked to wander around the land rewarding people for good deeds and occasionally getting drunk and rewarding barkeeps for good beer.
  • She made her way through the couples still standing on the dance floor and then ordered a drink from the barkeeper who happened to be a good friend of hers.
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