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tipple

1. n. liquor; strong liquor. A little more tipple, Tom?
2. tv. & in. to drink liquor; to sip at a vessel of liquor. He’s been tippling beer since early morning.
3. n. a drink of liquor. I’ll take just a little tipple—for my arthritis, you know.
4. n. a drinking bout. Well, Uncle Harry’s off on a tipple again.
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We've had virtually no rain here since the beginning of August, so we've been using our own all-weather gallops and Vintage Tipple has gone up to The Curragh once a week to work on the Old Vic [gallop].
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Paddy Mullins, with Vintage Tipple and stableman Harry Nolans, receives his Ruinart champagne from Patrick McCarthy of Taserra wine merchants DYLAN VAUGHAN
So I smuggled them on to the island in a bottle of Jack's favourite tipple.
Jill Harrison, prosecuting, said Tipple got to know mother-of-two Ms Nowell when they worked together at a Morpeth building firm.
Dettori, who rode Vintage Tipple at The Curragh, has dominated the recent history of this E1million Group 1 - winning four of the last five runnings, all for Godolphin.
If that particular tipple is out of your price range, Uisge Beatha has introduced a range of Scottish cocktails with weird and wonderful names like Stag's Heid.
But builder Kevin Tipple, 40, was trapped when police traced his fingerprints on malicious fly-posters he stuck to car windscreens on roads around Linda Nowell's home.
VINTAGE Tipple can become the first filly to win the Irish Champion Stakes for seven years on Saturday in Leopardstown's EUR1m showpiece.
It is a difficult race to rate as it isn't easy to see which horses to base it on, but I've gone for 116 for Vintage Tipple," Curtis said.
There's Tony's Tipple, Ashdown's Ale and Major's Mild.
She said: "Our passion was music, dancing and the odd tipple.
A NEW Government tipple guide trying to be a tonic for people trying to keep tabs on how much alcohol they are drinking was launched today.
EMOTIONAL scenes greeted 84-year-old Paddy Mullins, the quiet man of Irish racing, after he crowned an outstanding training career with a first Classic victory thanks to bargain-buy Vintage Tipple in the Darley Irish Oaks yesterday.
PADDY MULLINS has decided against sending Vintage Tipple to Longchamp and instead his star filly will return to The Curragh for her next run.