Drink him under the table - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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drink (someone) under the table
To be able to drink much more alcohol than someone else. Please, she's a tipsy after one shot—I could definitely drink her under the table.
drink someone under the table
Fig. to be able to drink more alcohol than someone else. I bet I can drink you under the table.
drink someone under the table INFORMAL
If someone drinks you under the table, they drink much more alcohol than you. Donna is the only person I know who can drink me under the table. His dad drank him under the table and then tucked him up in bed.
drink someone under the table consume more alcohol than your drinking companion without becoming as drunk. informal
drink somebody under the ˈtable (informal) drink more alcohol than somebody without becoming as drunk as they do: Believe me, she can drink anyone under the table!
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He believes Danny could drink him under the table
, saying: "I think he could absolutely wipe the floor with me.
But she said the attraction had more to do with her ability to drink him under the table
, rather than any sexual chemistry.