confused state, sloppy person (earlier
an informal word for
[C19: perhaps from obsolete
stupor; related to
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Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.
He would much prefer to stay in his bed on a rainy night when a sozzled sales executive telephones and demands the key.
The good fairies virtually carry it all, outside of a sozzled court jester who shows up giddily in one short scene.
Then a sozzled client drags him away jeering that he always steals the booze.