cash bar


Definition of cash bar

: a bar (as at a reception) at which drinks are sold — compare open bar

Examples of cash bar in a Sentence

They had a cash bar at their wedding reception.
Recent Examples on the Web The series features open seating, food concessions, a cash bar and a car show before and during the music. Chicago Tribune, 14 June 2022 The event will feature Greek food and pastries, live Greek music, dance, a cash bar and a 50/50 raffle, among other activities celebrating Greek culture. Tony Roberts, Baltimore Sun, 2 June 2022 The party includes food and a cash bar, a cigar lounge, valet parking, swag bags, and dancing. Gege Reed, The Courier-Journal, 4 May 2022 Soft drinks and alcoholic beverages are available at the cash bar. Hartford Courant, 13 Apr. 2022 Networking is scheduled at the end of the event with a cash bar. Laura Groch, San Diego Union-Tribune, 8 May 2022 There will also be a cash bar with specialty cocktails. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, 6 May 2022 Complimentary evening hors d’oeuvres and cash bar and gleaming antiques to covet. Candice Dyer, ajc, 2 May 2022 The evening will also feature music by WGRR radio DJ JD Hughes, pre-event bourbon and wine tasting, a meet-and-greet with dancers, open dancing before and after the competition, a cash bar and light bites from local restaurants. Victoria Moorwood, The Enquirer, 2 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of cash bar

1968, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cash bar was in 1968

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17 Jun 2022

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“Cash bar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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