Definition of off the grog in English:

off the grog


NZ, Australian
  • Abstaining from drinking alcohol.

    ‘I'm supposed to be off the grog three nights a week’
    • ‘He swore off the grog before becoming prime minister.’
    • ‘"I've been off the grog for 51 years," he says with a smile and a shake of the head.’
    • ‘He's staying off the grog and looking after his health.’
    • ‘They had fooled their doctors into thinking they were off the grog.’
    • ‘Without the motivation of that daily burn session to eat well, and stay off the grog, I started throwing down the drinks at night.’