cry into (one's) beer

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cry into (one's) beer

To be emotional or unhappy about something. If our home team loses the big game, my boyfriend will definitely be crying into his beer afterward.
See also: beer, cry

cry into your beer

If someone cries into their beer, they are upset about something. Before a divorce you need endless discussions where you can cry into your beer while your best buddy pretends not to be bored. Note: People often use names of other drinks instead of beer. I remember her sitting on the side of the bed and crying into her cup of cocoa.
See also: beer, cry
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So here's something else to make them cry into their beer.
It's enough to make Tommy Cooper fans cry into their beer - the Guinness Books of Records has rejected their inclusion in its legendary tome.
The former Rangers legend has made Hoops fans cry into their beer on many an occasion during the Ibrox club's nine-in-a-row period and he still can't believe he's playing for the world's wealthiest club.
But the last-gasp howler that let in Brazilian striker Elber to grab his second of the night left the United fans streaming back to the Oktoberfest only to cry into their beer.
And while Irish fans cry into their beer, they are being offered a crumb of comfort by money men who say the big games rake in millions each time.
IT'S a sight to make 'em cry into their beer at the Rovers Return - his worship the moaning mayor has his smug mug on canvas.