cry into your beer

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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This is the kind of music you can either cry into your beer to, or get up and dance to.
THE American writer Don Marquis once declared: "Prohibition makes you want to cry into your beer and denies you the beer to cry into.
IT'S enough to make you cry into your beer seeing all those bottles of Grolsch lying broken in the road.
Grayson said: "I was enormously disappointed not to be in the starting team but you can either cry into your beer or be professional about it and do your job to the best of your ability.