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barfly

Someone who spends the greater part of their time in bars or other drinking establishments. Primarily heard in US, South Africa. You get to know the people in these places when you're a barfly like me.

barfly

1. n. a person who frequents bars. Who will trust the word of an old barfly like Willy?
2. n. a drunkard. Some barfly staggered out of the tavern straight into the side of a car.
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Two-storey restaurant and lounge, Barfly, is set to open at the Venetian Village in Abu Dhabi, and Visan revealed all the fit-out work has been finalised.
SA Brain and Company Limited holds a long leasehold interest in the basement at Northgate House which has been sublet to Bogiez via Barfly Holdings (Cardiff) Limited," a statement said.
It consists of the 600-capacity Library, formerly the Barfly, the 1,500-capacity Institute area, top floor venue The Temple and a VIP area.
Another highlight for Barfly this week is the University of Liver pool's End of Ter m Showcase on Thursday.
We are now hoping that music fans will return to Cardiff Barfly tomorrow night for our latest gig, which will be full of sweaty rock 'n' roll.
FLASH IN THE PAN: Rock wild-child Toni-Marie Iommi on stage at The Barfly.
The 2007 show is the 88th annual event, and marks the first time that The Barfly Group has been a featured presenter.
Gone is the pool table, the satellite TV and the wood-panel walls, and the barfly slumped over a frosty cold one.
in the intimate setting of 200 capacity Barfly venues across the UK.
The New York outfit play Glasgow's Barfly tonight - and their superb New Order-influenced sound is sure to go down a storm.
The Cure are playing a rare intimate club gig in aid of War Child and Shelter at the London Barfly on Friday, March 5.
In a spot called "Mini-Mart," a drug-friendly barfly offers the obvious solution: change the law.
Last year Andrade painted geometric monochromes directly onto the tiled walls of an unassuming local bar--geometric abstraction abandoning its purist domains to land like a barfly in the most mundane quarters.
NEW YORK -- TouchTunes, the largest interactive out-of-home entertainment network in North America, has announced that the company will greatly accelerate and fully fund the national build-out of its Barfly on-location TV advertising network, targeting 20,000 locations in the U.
Abu Dhabi's Venetian Village, which is located within the Ritz-Carlton Grand Canal development, has confirmed five F&B brands that will debut in the waterfront destination - Olives, Al Fanar, Inayaka, Barfly and Brasserie Flo.