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elbow-bender Line breaks: elbow-bender

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Definition of elbow-bender in English:


A heavy or habitual drinker: a legendary elbow-bender even in the rock industry
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  • In the era of the three-martini lunch, the standing elbow-benders were three-deep at the bar.
  • Yesterday I had a New Year's party with my three colleagues who are elbow-benders.
  • It's a bar any elbow-bender would be pleased to belly up to.

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