barfly

barfly
noun Date: 1910 a person who spends much time in bars

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  • barfly — UK [ˈbɑː(r)ˌflaɪ] / US [ˈbɑrˌflaɪ] noun [countable] Word forms barfly : singular barfly plural barflies American informal someone who spends a lot of time in bars drinking alcohol …   English dictionary

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