Definition of 'tavern'
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Do you really want to die in a tavern brawl. Man of Honour (2007)His murder in a tavern brawl at the age of 29 cut short a glittering literary career. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The very poor would eat out a lot: you could get cheap meals in the local tavern. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The members also agreed to meet once a fortnight for a game, and then to have a shilling dinner at a local tavern. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The pubs closed at 10.30, so the rush getting from your aircraft to the local tavern was enormous. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)
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Used Occasionally. tavern is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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