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speakeasy

Saltos de línea: speak|easy
Pronunciación: /ˈspiːkiːzi
 
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Definición de speakeasy en inglés:

sustantivo (plural speakeasies)

informal
(In the US during Prohibition) an illicit liquor shop or drinking club.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Speakeasies flourished and bootleg liquor flowed freely in many municipalities.
  • It was once a speakeasy and just before prohibition was repealed a bunch of boozers were massacred by cops during a raid.
  • The popular conception of Prohibition is that speakeasies abounded, gangsters and bootleggers of all sorts flourished, and every American gladly flouted the law.

Palabras que riman con speakeasy

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