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 (bo͞oz) Slang
a. Hard liquor.
b. An alcoholic beverage.
2. A drinking spree.
intr.v. boozed, booz·ing, booz·es
To drink alcoholic beverages excessively or chronically.

[Alteration of obsolete bouse, from Middle English bousen, to drink to excess, from Middle Dutch būsen.]

booz′er n.
booz′i·ly adv.
booz′y adj.
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Slang. Stupefied, excited, or muddled with alcoholic liquor:
Informal: cockeyed, stewed.
Idioms: drunk as a skunk, half-seas over, high as a kite, in one's cups, three sheets in the wind.


adj (inf)blau (inf), → alkoholisiert (inf)
References in classic literature ?
Sir Pitt lived in private, and boozed nightly with Horrocks, his butler or house- steward (as he now began to be called), and the abandoned Ribbons.
RICHARD HARRIS LIMERICk hellraiser Harris boozed for decades and during his worst period almost drank himself to death by downing two bottles of vodka a day.
He is said to have boozed throughout the night, through breakfast next morning, on the open-topped bus trip around London, at a reception at 10 Downing Street, on to the presentation of the Ashes at Lord's and into the victory dinner.