(also doch an dorris)
nounScottish & Irish
A final drink taken before parting.
More example sentences
- Just a wee deoch an doris, just a wee drop, that's all.
- Perhaps I should add that Deoch an Doris is Gaelic meaning "a drink at the door".
late 17th century: from Scottish Gaelic deoch an doruis 'drink at the door'.