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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BEANERY

I used to work in a hash foundry and a beanery, said Nat with a smile.

"Our suits is up to the other beanery," says I, and I was glad of it.

Then, thinking you wouldnt be out for a 197 while, he went into a beanery for a bite and a cup of coffee.

"Stop at a beanery," yelled Bill to our driver, a little old man with round shoulders and a shiny coat.

Say, I had a lithograph of Buddy and his beanery tip goin' up against an argument like that.

Straight to New York they hie, and lay their goods at the feet of the girl who serves them beans in a beanery.

WORD ORIGIN

"cheap restaurant," 1884, American English, from bean (n.) + -ery.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BEANERY

greasy spoon

nounshort-order restaurant
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