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be (out) on the razzle

slang To go out for a fun night of celebrating and/or socializing. Primarily heard in UK. We were out on the razzle last night for Valerie's birthday, that's why we're all exhausted today.
See also: on, razzle

go on the razzle

slang To go out for a fun night of celebrating and/or socializing. We went on the razzle last night for Valerie's birthday, that's why we're all exhausted today.
See also: on, razzle

razzle-dazzle

Excitement, attention, or fanfare. This is actually an event for a very serious cause, once you get past all the razzle-dazzle.

be/go out on the ˈrazzle

(British English, informal) go out drinking, dancing and enjoying yourself: It’s a long time since I went out on the razzle, but your birthday will be a wonderful excuse.
See also: on, out, razzle

razzle-dazzle

(ˈræzlæˈdæzlæ)
n. flamboyant publicity; hype. After all the razzle-dazzle dies down, we’ll see what things are really like.
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