falling down drunk

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falling-down drunk definition

  1. mod.
    alcohol intoxicated; very drunk. : Poor Fred is falling-down drunk and has no way to get home.
  2. n.
    a drunken person who falls down. : One more falling-down drunk in this neighborhood will not be anything new.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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falling down drunk

see under drunk as a lord.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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