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down the hatch

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdown the hatchdown the hatchspoken informal something you say before drinking an alcoholic drink quickly hatch
Examples from the Corpus
down the hatchAfter all, up the lads and down the hatch.The chain has battened down the hatches in the face of the storms.Nirvana Inc battened down the hatches and made to ride out the storm.
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