tongue oil

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tongue oil

slang Alcohol, especially distilled liquor. Liquor him up with enough tongue oil, and John will tell you anything about his job you care to know. Tammy's normally very shy and introverted, but she'll talk your ear off after she's had a couple glasses of tongue oil.
See also: oil, tongue

tongue oil

and tongue loosener
n. liquor. She had a little too much tongue oil and was telling all about everybody. A little tongue loosener will help to break the ice.
See also: oil, tongue
References in classic literature ?
It was a maxim with Mr Brass that the habit of paying compliments kept a man's tongue oiled without any expense; and, as that useful member ought never to grow rusty or creak in turning on its hinges in the case of a practitioner of the law, in whom it should be always glib and easy, he lost few opportunities of improving himself by the utterance of handsome speeches and eulogistic expressions.