the handle of a beer pump.
the pump itself; a beer pump.
They pined in depth of ocean shadow, gold by the beerpull, bronze by maraschino, thoughtful all two.
Ulysses James Joyce
- Beer pump
a pump for drawing beer directly from a keg or cask. Historical Examples If it isn’t the beer pump half the time I am very much mistaken. The Awful Australian Valerie Desmond
- Beer run
beer run noun phrase A venturing out to buy beer: a proud holder of three drunk-driving convictions, really had to go on a beer run (1990s+) Historical Examples Why will not beer run out of the tap of a cask until a spile has been driven in at the top? The Reason Why Anonymous Hastings […]
- Beer up
beer up verb phrase To drink a lot of beer, esp enough to get drunk: the mechanics, beering up with the guys and driving off to Detroit (1920s+) Historical Examples Sam, wot was taking a drink, got some beer up ‘is nose with surprise. Sailor’s Knots (Entire Collection) W.W. Jacobs All sorts of drinks, from […]
- Beer’s operation
beer’s operation Beer’s operation (bārz) n. A flap amputation for treatment of a cataract.