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1. slang In poker, a starting hand consisting of two kings. I was feeling pretty cocky after being dealt a King Kong, but I got beat by someone's three-of-a-kind.
2. dated slang Cheap, potent alcohol, especially that which is produced and distributed illegally. Most of the men in this neighborhood pass their weekends drinking King Kong and lazing about.
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n. strong whiskey; illicit whiskey. (From the movie ape King Kong.) How about a big swallow of that kong?
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