Words and Phrases
bumper

“bumper”

Meaning:

a toast; drink someone’s health

In Literature:

Excerpt from An elegy on the much lamented death of quarter-master, Brice Blare; who died at Strabane. By a Northern Bard. by William Starrat

Let’s drink a Bumper o’ the best, to his Kind Saull

Excerpt from Friendship: or Wallace's Last Wish by Richard Robert Madden

Then fill a bumper frank and free,
may a’ mankind like us agree


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