hold liquor

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hold (one's) liquor definition

  1. tv.
    to be able to drink alcohol in quantity without ill effects. : Old Jed can sure hold his liquor—and a lot of it, too.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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