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crack open a/the bottle
To open a bottle (of alcohol) with the intention of drinking. We all cracked open a couple bottles to celebrate the end of the semester. I like to crack open a bottle or two when I get home from work.
crack open a bottle
tv. to open a bottle of liquor. (Also with the.) He cracked the bottle open and poured a little for everyone to try.
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As a celebration, my mother suggested I crack open the bottle
of white wine in the fridge that was chilling in preparation for a special occasion.
And if I book two economy seats, pull down the dividers, lie across them, and crack open the bottle
of champagne I've brought along, I'll be able to enjoy cut-price luxury travel that no first-class cabin could equal.