Definition of brew-up in English:

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British informal
A session of making tea: when the situation seemed hopeless, it was time for a brew-up
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  • One larger pot will be fine for heating up enough water for meals, brew-ups and washing.
  • The walls which encase the tea room double up as a shrine to the most storied brew-ups of eras past.
  • No sign of problems after 5 years, and you know how many tea brew-ups us Brits make every day!

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