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beer and skittles

noun, British
1.
amusement; pleasure; fun.
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British Dictionary definitions for beer and skittles

beer and skittles

noun
1.
(functioning as sing) (informal) enjoyment or pleasure
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Contemporary definitions for beer and skittles
noun phrase

pleasure, fun

Examples

Life is not all beer and skittles.

Usage Note

UK, plural but singular or plural in construction

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Slang definitions & phrases for beer and skittles

beer and skittles

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not all beer and skittles


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