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juicer

[joo-ser] /ˈdʒu sər/
noun
1.
a kitchen appliance for extracting juice from fruits and vegetables.
2.
Theater Slang. a stage electrician who works on the lighting of motion-picture, television, and theatrical sets.
3.
Slang. a person who drinks alcohol heavily and usually habitually.
Origin of juicer
1925-1930
1925-30; juice + -er1
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juicer

noun
1.
a kitchen appliance, usually operated by electricity, for extracting juice from fruits and vegetables Also called juice extractor
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Word Origin and History for juicer
n.

agent noun from juice (v.). From 1928 as "electrician," by 1967 as "alcoholic;" from 1938 as the name of an appliance for extracting juice.

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juicer

noun

An alcoholic (1967+)

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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