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    What's the meaning of...

    In the movie Chaos Theory, someone says

    "I USED TO POUND JAEGERMEISTER"

    As I'm italian, I really don't understand the meaning.

    Could someone, be so kind, and help me?

    Thank you in advance

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    #2

    Re: What's the meaning of...

    Probably that who was speaking used to drink a lot of Jaegermeister, which is an alcoholic drink.


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    Oh, yes, i think so...

    When i saw the scene in the movie, i really didn't understand, why she was saying that .... but then, i understood.



    Thank you very much


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    thank you so much

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    You're welcome!


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    Pounding drinks means to drink a lot of alcohol in a short time. Pounding beers etc.


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    Re: What's the meaning of...

    Quote Originally Posted by kikka_fata View Post
    In the movie Chaos Theory, someone says

    "I USED TO POUND JAEGERMEISTER"

    As I'm italian, I really don't understand the meaning.

    Could someone, be so kind, and help me?

    Thank you in advance
    ****
    To "pound" a drink of alcohol, also to "slam": to drink rapidly.
    (these phrases, both "to pound" and "to slam", also have sexual connotations)
    Also used in reference to drink: to "throw back" or to "quaff"

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