public house

Definitions of public house
  1. noun
    tavern consisting of a building with a bar and public rooms; often provides light meals
    synonyms: gin mill, pothouse, pub, saloon, taphouse
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    types:
    alehouse
    a tavern where ale is sold
    free house
    a public house that is not controlled by a brewery and so is free to sell different brands of beer and ale
    type of:
    tap house, tavern
    a building with a bar that is licensed to sell alcoholic drinks
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