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watering place

noun

Definition of WATERING PLACE

1
:  a place where water may be obtained; especially :  one where animals and especially livestock come to drink
2
:  a health or recreational resort featuring mineral springs or bathing
3
:  a place (as a nightclub, bar, or lounge) where drink is available

Examples of WATERING PLACE

  1. <die-hard fans gathered at the local watering place to watch the Super Bowl>

First Known Use of WATERING PLACE

15th century

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