beer mat

noun

Definition of beer mat

British
:a small piece of material placed under a glass of beer to protect the bar or table beneath it

Word by Word Definitions

beer play
  1. : an alcoholic beverage usually made from malted cereal grain (such as barley), flavored with hops, and brewed by slow fermentation

  2. : a carbonated nonalcoholic or a fermented slightly alcoholic beverage with flavoring from roots or other plant parts

  3. : fermented mash

mat play
  1. : a piece of coarse, woven, plaited, or felted fabric used especially as a floor covering or a support

  2. : a piece of material placed at a door for wiping soiled shoe soles

  3. : a decorative piece of material used under a small item (such as a dish) especially for support or protection

  1. : to provide with a mat or matting

  2. : to form into a tangled mass

  3. : to pack down so as to form a dense mass

  1. : to make (something, such as a metal, glass, or color) matte

  2. : to provide (a picture) with a mat

  1. : less common spelling of matte:2

  2. : lacking or deprived of luster (see 2luster 1) or gloss: such as

  3. : having a usually smooth even surface free from shine or highlights

  1. : a border going around a picture between picture and frame or serving as the frame

  1. : matrix


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