Meaning of “on the town” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"on the town" in British English

See all translations

on the town

enjoying yourself by going to places of entertainment in a town or city:

I was out on the town/I had a night on the town last night, and I'm exhausted!

(Definition of “on the town” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"on the town" in American English

See all translations

on the town

going to places of entertainment in a town or city for fun:

I was out on the town last night.

(Definition of “on the town” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!