Definition of bottle party in English:

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bottle party

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A party to which guests bring bottles of drink.
Example sentences
  • The 1920s, self-evidently, were the era of the bottle party and the Bright Young Things, the Charleston and the shimmy, cigarette holders and mock Tudor.
  • And it evokes the period of the eighties, the times of bottle parties and slow-dance.
  • Suddenly, in the face of job searches and grad school applications, Greek Week and bottle parties just didn't seem very important, and so they quit.

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