kegger

noun
keg·​ger | \ ˈke-gər How to pronounce kegger (audio) \

Definition of kegger

: a party featuring one or more kegs of beer

called also keg party

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WeWork, the office-sharing, kegger-hosting phenomenon that has redefined the modern workspace, is also raising the bar for how much money a startup can lose and still be considered a buzzy investment. Stephen Gandel, CBS News, "WeWork IPO filing shows it's losing nearly $5,200 per customer," 14 Aug. 2019 No one who was involved wanted to go through that again — except for maybe the media outlets that guzzled down all that advertising money like a college freshman at a kegger. Jon Chesto, BostonGlobe.com, "Cumberland Farms files ballot question to lift cap on liquor licenses," 8 Aug. 2019 Since it was created in the early ’70s, the red Solo plastic cup has become synonymous with good times, backyard picnics, frat-house keggers, tailgating. Christopher Borrelli, chicagotribune.com, "That red plastic cup is a Chicago original. Proceed to party.," 29 June 2018 Or just stick to a beverage in the red cups waiting at the table that are reminiscent of a college kegger. Richard Tribou, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Norwegian Bliss carves up unique space in the cruise ship crowd," 11 May 2018 Paul and Denise were still young enough to know what teenagers did in Worcester, about the keggers down in Burncoat Park, about what went on all night after the senior prom. Sean Flynn, Esquire, "The Perfect Fire," 9 Mar. 2017 The City of Milwaukee celebrates its 172nd birthday with a kegger. Kathy Flanigan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "How well do you know your beer? Milwaukee birthday includes sudsy trivia contest," 9 Jan. 2018 Going to a game there is like going to a kegger in an open field. Kevin Acee, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Final score not only important number in SDSU-Boise State game," 12 Oct. 2017 Bavaria will be bumpin' Sept. 16 to Oct. 3, when nearly 6 million revelers pour into Munich for the 184th edition of Oktoberfest, aka the world's largest kegger. Lori Rackl, chicagotribune.com, "Oktoberfest in the Midwest: Five beer bashes you won't want to miss," 4 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of kegger

circa 1955, in the meaning defined above

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kegger

noun

English Language Learners Definition of kegger

US, informal : a party at which people drink beer from a keg

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