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breakfast of champions

noun

coffee and a cigarette upon waking

Word Origin

punning Wheaties (trademark), the Breakfast of Champions

Usage Note

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Slang definitions & phrases for breakfast of champions

breakfast of champions

noun phrase

An alcoholic drink taken upon waking: bad sign that he has the breakfast of champions

[fr the advertising phrase for the breakfast cereal Wheaties]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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