amusement; pleasure; fun.
(functioning as sing) (informal) enjoyment or pleasure
Life is not all beer and skittles.
UK, plural but singular or plural in construction
not all beer and skittles
- Beer belly
a protuberant belly from or as if from drinking large quantities of beer; potbelly; paunch. noun (informal) a protruding belly caused by excessive beer drinking Also called beer gut noun See beer gut noun A protuberant paunch A man with a prominent paunch (1940s+)
- Beer bust
a large, usually boisterous party, as for college students, club members, or soldiers, at which beer is the sole or principal beverage and is consumed in large quantities. noun phrase A party where beer is the featured drink; brew-out: It was supposed to be a party, a beer bust (1910+)
- Beer bong
noun a large funnel used to consume large amounts of an alcoholic beverage very quickly; also written beerbong Contemporary Examples During that first year at college, “this sends women to the treadmill and men to the beer bong.” Will I Get Fat? 15 Signs You’ll Gain Weight Anneli Rufus November 9, 2011 noun A large […]
- Beer cheese
noun a soft ripe German cheese with a sharp flavor like Limburger; also called Bierkäse Word Origin from its going well with beer Usage Note cooking Historical Examples Bavarian beer cheese from the Tyrol is made not only to eat with beer, but to dunk in it. The Complete Book of Cheese Robert Carlton Brown […]