Definition of pub crawl in English:

pub crawl

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British informal


  • A tour taking in several pubs or drinking places, with one or more drinks at each.
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    • So, a few of my mates and I pulled out a map and did a pub crawl, drinking beers all day.
    • The black stuff is available in every bar, and any visitor needs to sample not only a pint, but a pub crawl's worth of alcohol to get a true taste of Belfast life.
    • Elsewhere, Medieval Molly will show people around the ghastly ale houses of York on her Hallowe'en pub crawl.


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  • (pub-crawl) [no object] Go on a pub crawl: he liked to pub-crawl with his mates
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    • Simon sent customers fleeing in panic from the Whistlestop sandwich shop as he and 24 revellers passed through York Railway Station after several hours pub-crawling in the city centre, York magistrates heard.
    • Police are calling time on pub-crawling youngsters out celebrating the results of their GCSEs or drowning their sorrows.
    • In one interview, he recalled with fondness his pub-crawling days in London before he gave up the drink.

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