Useful word of the day: Ølfrygt

Ølfrygt (ale-fright)

How the Danish describe the nagging fear of being unable to find a beer while out of town.

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One Response to Useful word of the day: Ølfrygt

  1. Niki says:


    I wondered where you got that from…? As a Danish I have never heard that expression myself (which may be for various reasons), and from looking at the word, what you would deduct from it is more like “fear of encountering a beer” than “fear of not finding a beer”.


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