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Noun: watering hole
  1. A health resort near a spring or at the seaside
    - watering place, spa
     
  2. [Brit] A building with a bar that is licensed to sell alcoholic drinks
    - tavern [N. Amer], tap house [archaic], public house [Brit], pub [Brit, Cdn], saloon [Brit], pothouse [US], gin mill [N. Amer], taphouse [archaic], inn [Brit], groggery [Brit, US, archaic], boozer [Brit]

Derived forms: watering holes

Type of: building, edifice, playground, resort area, vacation spot

Encyclopedia: Watering hole