from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A bar, tavern, or roadhouse featuring music played on a jukebox.

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  • noun slang an informal drinking establishment featuring blues music and dancing; primarily operated by African American people in the southeastern United States.

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  • noun a small roadside establishment in the southeastern United States where you can eat and drink and dance to music provided by a jukebox


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  • a small inexpensive establishment for eating, drinking, or dancing to the music of a jukebox or a live band

    January 22, 2008