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English definition of “have a few (too many)”

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have a few (too many)

informal
to drink quite a large number of, or too many, alcoholic drinks: By the look of her, she'd had a few even before she arrived at the party.
Translations of “have a few (too many)”
in Chinese (Traditional) 喝了不少/太多酒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 喝了不少/过多酒…
(Definition of have a few (too many) from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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