elbow-bending

elbow-bending

n. drinking liquor; drinking liquor to excess. She spends quite a bit of time at elbow-bending.
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Wales' defence was aggressive and such was their achievement in not conceding a point that the Barbarians did not enjoy their customary post-match elbow-bending and went straight to their hotel.
Luckily the layout gives you room for a breather with an airier seating area near the door and, despite the apparent lack of space, Ad Lib has a Tardis- like talent, allowing everyone enough elbow-bending room.
But for all Nick and Nora's elbow-bending, they never became drunk.
But they soon discovered the only pre-match warm-up Roger had taken part in was of the elbow-bending variety.
Brands include the Formaster tube-end-forming machine, Databend CNC, and a new elbow-bending machine whose cutoff saw can be repositioned to vary the cut angle of each bent component.