bring a bottle

used for asking someone to bring a bottle of wine or other alcoholic drink to a party

English dictionary. 2014.

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  • bring a bottle — phrase used for asking someone to bring a bottle of wine or other alcoholic drink to a party Thesaurus: relating to or associated with drinking alcoholhyponym general words meaningto drinksynonym Main entry: bottle …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring your own bottle — (US) (or Brit bring a bottle) used to tell the people who are invited to a party that they should bring their own alcoholic drinks • • • Main Entry: ↑bottle …   Useful english dictionary

  • bottle — bot|tle1 W2S1 [ˈbɔtl US ˈba:tl] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: bouteille, from Medieval Latin butticula, from Late Latin buttis wooden container for liquid ] 1.) a container with a narrow top for keeping liquids in, usually made of… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bottle — 1 noun 1 CONTAINER (C) a container with a narrow top for keeping liquids in, usually made of plastic or glass: Give the bottle a shake before you open it. (+ of): a bottle of champagne 2 AMOUNT OF LIQUID also bottleful (C) the amount of liquid… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • bottle party — noun 1. : a private party to which the guests bring their own liquor 2. : bottle club * * * a party at which guests contribute their own liquor. [1925 30] * * * bottle party noun A more or less improvised drinking party where each person brings a …   Useful english dictionary

  • bottle — bot|tle1 [ batl ] noun *** 1. ) count a glass or plastic container for liquids, usually with a narrow part at the top that is called the neck: an empty beer bottle bottle of: a bottle of champagne/perfume/cooking oil a ) the liquid in a bottle or …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bottle — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ full ▪ empty ▪ broken ▪ recyclable, returnable ▪ beer, medicine …   Collocations dictionary

  • bottle*/*/*/ — [ˈbɒt(ə)l] noun I 1) [C] a glass or plastic container for liquids an empty beer bottle[/ex] a bottle of cooking oil[/ex] 2) [C] the amount of liquid that a bottle contains They drank the whole bottle.[/ex] 3) [U] British informal the confidence… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • bottle — I UK [ˈbɒt(ə)l] / US [ˈbɑt(ə)l] noun Word forms bottle : singular bottle plural bottles *** 1) a) [countable] a glass or plastic container for liquids, usually with a narrow part at the top that is called the neck an empty beer bottle bottle of:… …   English dictionary

  • Bottle pool — Bottle pool, also known as bottle billiards and bottle pocket billiards, is a hybrid billiards game combining aspects of both carom billiards and pocket billiards. Played on a standard pool table, the game uses just two Cuegloss|Object… …   Wikipedia

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