drink under the table
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drink someone under the table
Fig. to be able to drink more alcohol than someone else. I bet I can drink you under the table.
drink somebody under the table(informal)
if you can drink someone under the table, you can drink a lot more alcohol than they can I like a few beers but Mel can drink me under the table.See drive to drink, can't hold drink