cry in (one's) beer

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cry in (one's) beer

To feel sorry for oneself. To bemoan one's fate or life. Don't cry in your beer, man. I know you're bummed about Amanda, but if she broke up with you, she's not the one.
See also: beer, cry

cry in one's beer

Fig. to feel sorry for oneself. She calls up, crying in her beer, and talks on and on about her problems. Don't cry in your beer. Get yourself straightened out.
See also: beer, cry
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Everyone seems to be crying in their beer as they wonder just what went wrong to make our beloved auto industry fall apart so fast.
BIG breweries and pub chains were crying in their beer last night after Brown put a penny on the price of a pint.