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Mexican breakfast

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Supposedly because it is all that Mexicans can afford.

NounEdit

Mexican breakfast (plural Mexican breakfasts)

  1. (idiomatic, US) A breakfast consisting of a cigarette and a glass of water.

ReferencesEdit

  • Mexican breakfast, in The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English: J-Z, by Eric Partridge, Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor, 2006.