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from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang A cheap restaurant.

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  • n. (slang) A cheap restaurant

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an inexpensive restaurant


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  • A cheap restaurant, often a greasy spoon, with a hash slinger for a cook.

    February 25, 2007