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boozy

[boo-zee] /ˈbu zi/
adjective, boozier, booziest.
1.
drunken; intoxicated.
2.
addicted to liquor.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; booze + -y1
Related forms
boozily, adverb
booziness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for booziness

boozy

/ˈbuːzɪ/
adjective boozier, booziest
1.
(informal) inclined to or involving excessive drinking of alcohol; drunken: a boozy lecturer, a boozy party
Derived Forms
booziness, noun
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Word Origin and History for booziness

boozy

adj.

"inebriated," 1719, from booze + -y (2). It was one of Benjamin Franklin's 225 synonyms for "drunk" published in 1722. Related: Boozily; booziness.

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Slang definitions & phrases for booziness

boozy

adjective

Drunk •Found in the 225 terms meaning ''drunk'' that Benjamin Franklin published in 1722 (1720+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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