noun (plural bevvies)British informal
An alcoholic drink: we popped into the Prince of Wales for a few bevvies
More example sentences
- You can drink alcoholic bevvies in public, but they have to be in a plastic cup, so you can't hurt anyone with them…
- Apparently, you can bring alcoholic bevvies into movie theatres.
- I was a bit worried that the pub would be full of trainspotters but at 7pm it was full of the usual commuter types having a last bevvy before going home.
late 19th century: abbreviation of beverage.