hitting the bottle


present participle of hit the bottle
as in drinking
to partake excessively of alcoholic beverages He told others in the group about how he used to immediately hit the bottle after work.

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“Hitting the bottle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hitting%20the%20bottle. Accessed 2 Jun. 2023.

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