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barhop

[bahr-hop] /ˈbɑrˌhɒp/
verb (used without object), barhopped, barhopping.
1.
Informal. to go to a succession of bars or nightclubs, with a brief stay at each.
Origin of barhop
1945-1950
1945-50; bar1 + hop1
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  • "Right, barhop," said a rather muffled voice in the captain's ear.

    Anything You Can Do ... Gordon Randall Garrett
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barhop

verb

(also bar crawl or pub crawl) To go drinking from bar to bar (first form 1940s+; third 1915+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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