(US) a drinking bout.
|N.Y. Times n.p.: Are you in the book business? [...] Ma and pa were talking last night about your having your little periodicals [DA].|
|DA].Spenders x 107: They telegraphed the Butte National to wire his description, and the answer was ‘tall and drunk.’ Well, son, his periodicials wa’n’t all [|
|Iceman Cometh Act I: How do I know yuh’re off periodicals for life?|