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sauce parlor

dated slang A bar or tavern. "Sauce" is a slang term for alcohol. I heard Tommy's dad spends more time at the sauce parlor than he does at home. The cops spotted the two criminals coming out of the sauce parlor and took them in for questioning.
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sauce parlor

n. a tavern. I wouldn’t be caught dead in that sauce parlor.
See also: parlor, sauce
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Crozier was speaking on talkSPORT and, while he had no wish to undermine Keegan ahead of key matches against France, Germany and Finland, the man charged with overseeing the transformation of English football into a respected world power again is as aware as any of the parlous position Keegan is in.
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A point is not to be sniffed at in Shrewsbury's parlous position among the Third Division's back markers.
It's a parlous state of affairs and it cannot be allowed to continue.
Octopus has nothing to wear below, and is quite concerned at this parlous state of affairs.
Most of the beauty parlous which provide skin care, facial aesthetic, foot care, hair treatment and many other services, are experiencing a heavy rush of fashion enthusiasts, especially the young people.
The President recalled that on the resumption of office, his administration met the nation on a parlous state but with hard work and commitment, it said was able to steady things.
You wait ages for a review into the parlous state of the railways - and then two come along.
A report last month said violence and drug use was rife in the rat-infested jail and a backlog of 2,000 maintenance tasks meant it was "in a parlous state".
SUNDERLAND Football Club are without doubt in a pretty parlous position at present.
THE parlous financial situation that Britain found itself in 2008/2010 was not down to austerity or Brexit.
As reported, the column has been closed since March 2014 and is falling into an increasingly parlous state of disrepair.
In contrast we point to the parlous jungle capitalism of a feral elite, using everything in their power to destroy him.
The plight of general practice remains parlous and on the brink of collapse."