fern bar

noun

Definition of fern bar

: a bar or restaurant fashionably decorated with green plants and especially ferns

Examples of fern bar in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The dark wood paneling gives the impression of a 1970s fern bar without the Tiffany lamps or the ferns. Peter Meehan, Los Angeles Times, "A collection of Gold-isms: soft-porn videocassettes, Claes Oldenburg and Metallica," 18 July 2019 Colliau has taken the tackiest, kitschiest drinks from the fern bar repertoire — a Long Island iced tea, a lemon drop, a Harvey Wallbanger — and worked her customary magic on them. Esther Mobley, SFChronicle.com, "Signs of new life in California vineyards," 21 June 2018

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First Known Use of fern bar

1976, in the meaning defined above

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“Fern bar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fern%20bar. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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