Pint

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Definition

a pint: a British imperial capacity measure
noun
1 pint = 56 cl

a half (pint): 1/2 (of a pint) (of beer, cider etc.)
noun
1/2 pint = 28 cl

Examples

  • "Hannah : So, are you ready to order your first pint, Bruno?"
  • "Moira : Reginald attributed his good health to his diet: a pint of beer every day for breakfast, fish and chips for supper and a glass of whisky before bedtime."
  • "Barman : Pint, half a pint or a jug?"
  • "I'll have a pint of mild in a half-pint glass."
  • "A pint of beer."
  • "Cabbie : I tell you what, let's just have a couple of good old fashioned pints, shall we?"
  • "Maybe a pint?"

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