cut the dust

cut the dust

To have an alcoholic drink. Come on, let's go to the bar and cut the dust for your birthday!
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cut the dust

Fig. to take a drink of liquor. I think I'll stop in here and cut the dust. I want to cut the dust. Can I have a snort?
See also: cut, dust

cut the dust

tv. to take a drink of liquor. I think I’ll stop in this joint here and cut the dust.
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When I'm working upstairs I cut the dust sheet needed to protect carpets or flooring to match the width of the stairs and hallway.
Two batters later, Mike Epping hit a single to right that moved Valverde to third, and Tom King followed with a bases-clearing double to center to cut the Dust Devils' lead to 4-2.
Once we started using cutting fluid, it cut the dust down considerably," he adds.