Tobacco, Liquor and Drugs
DD1 What different forms does chewing tobacco come in around here?
DD2 The portion or quantity of tobacco chewed at one time: “He’s always got a big ________ in his cheek.”
DD4 Moisture in the mouth, colored brown by snuff or chewing tobacco:
DD5 A metal or earthenware receptacle on the floor that tobacco-chewers use, or used to use:
DD6a Other names or nicknames for cigars:
DD6b Nicknames for cigarettes:
DD7 Different names for cigars around here according to size, shape, or the way they’re made:
DD8 The part left over when a cigar or cigarette is smoked:
DD9a What expressions are used about a person who smokes a great deal? “She’s a(n) ________.”
DD9b Of a person who smokes a great deal, you might say, “He smokes like a(n) ________.”
DD12 Words or expressions for a person who drinks steadily or a great deal: “He’s a(n) ________.”
DD13 When a drinker is just beginning to show the effects of the liquor, you say she’s ________.
DD14 When a person is partly drunk: “He’s ________.”
DD15 A person who is thoroughly drunk:
DD16 To have a drinking bout and get drunk is to go on a(n) ________.
DD17 To drink a great deal, or too fast: “He doesn’t just drink, he ________.”
DD18 A drink of liquor, or the amount of liquor taken in one swallow: “She took a good ________.”
DD21a General words used around here for any kind of liquor:
DD21b General words used around here for bad liquor:
DD21c Nicknames for whiskey, especially illegally-made whiskey:
DD22 Other expressions meaning delirium tremens:
DD25 What nicknames are used around here for beer?
DD25b The drink where a shot of whisky is put into beer is called a:
DD27 What nicknames are used around here for wine?
DD30 Joking names for a place where liquor is sold and consumed illegally, or was sold during Prohibition:
DD33a A person who drinks no liquor at all:
DD33b A person who is actively against drinking:
DD33c What do you call the cheapest liquor at a bar, usually kept out of sight (unlike call liquor, which is often displayed for customers to see)?
DD34a A party at which there is considerable drinking:
DD34b Names for someone who uses illegal drugs:
DD35a What are the favorite card games that people play around here?
DD35b In a card game where luck plays a big part, you might predict that the cards will run _________.
DD37 Other table games played a lot by adults around here:
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