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bathtub gin

Any alcoholic drink that is made by an amateur at home or in makeshift conditions. Refers to the use of bathtubs in creating illegal alcohol (most often gin, hence the name) during the prohibition years in the US. This stuff is strong, but it tastes like bathtub gin!
See also: bathtub, gin

gin dive

slang A bar, especially one that is run-down. Are you guys hungover? You spent an awful lot of time at that gin dive last night!
See also: dive, gin

gin mill

slang A bar, especially one that is run-down. Are you guys hungover? You spent an awful lot of time at that gin mill last night!
See also: gin, mill

gin palace

slang A bar. Are you guys hungover? You spent an awful lot of time at that gin palace last night!
See also: gin, palace

ginhead

slang A drunk; an alcoholic. Oh yeah, I had become a total ginhead before finally going to rehab.

gin mill

and gin dive and gin palace
n. a saloon; a low liquor establishment. (Older.) Fred hit every gin mill on the way home. The joint looks like a gin dive. I’m not going in there!
See also: gin, mill

gin dive

verb
See also: dive, gin

gin palace

verb
See also: gin, palace

ginhead

n. a drunkard. Gert could have ended up a ginhead, but she went another route instead.
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The exciting addition to Castle Street, opened by the creators of Liverpool Gin, features two bars - the basement dark spirits lounge and the ground floor gin and spirits bar featuring a 600-litre working copper still.