boozy

  • 1 Boozy — Booz y, a. A little intoxicated; fuddled; stupid with liquor; bousy. [Colloq.] C. Kingsley. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 boozy — [bo͞oz′ē] adj. boozier, booziest Informal drunk, esp. habitually so boozily adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 boozy — UK [ˈbuːzɪ] / US [ˈbuzɪ] adjective Word forms boozy : adjective boozy comparative boozier superlative booziest informal containing alcohol, drinking a lot of alcohol, or showing the effects of alcohol She walked in with a big boozy grin on her… …

    English dictionary

  • 4 boozy — adjective a) intoxicated by alcohol Hes normally quite a boozy person, but isnt drinking so much these days. b) Inclined to consume a significant amount of alcohol We all had hangovers after a boozy weekend in town …

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  • 5 boozy — booz|y [ buzi ] adjective INFORMAL containing alcohol, drinking a lot of alcohol, or showing the effects of alcohol: She walked in with a big boozy grin on her face. a boozy evening ╾ booz|i|ly adverb …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 6 boozy — [[t]bu͟ːzi[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n A boozy person is someone who drinks a lot of alcohol. [INFORMAL] ...a cheerful, boozy chain smoker …

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  • 7 boozy — adj. Boozy is used with these nouns: ↑lunch …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 8 boozy — booz|y [ˈbu:zi] adj showing that someone has drunk too much alcohol ▪ boozy laughter …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 boozy — A state of inebriation. Why so boozy you? …

    Dictionary of american slang

  • 10 boozy — adjective showing signs of having drunk too much alcohol: boozy laughter boozily adverb booziness noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 boozy — booze informal ► NOUN ▪ alcoholic drink. ► VERB ▪ drink large quantities of alcohol. DERIVATIVES boozy (boozier, booziest) adjective. ORIGIN from Dutch b sen drink to excess …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 boozy — adjective see booze II …

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  • 13 boozy — boozily, adv. booziness, n. /booh zee/, adj., boozier, booziest. 1. drunken; intoxicated. 2. addicted to liquor. [1520 30; BOOZE + Y1] * * * …

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  • 14 boozy — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Slang. Stupefied, excited, or muddled with alcoholic liquor: besotted, crapulent, crapulous, drunk, drunken, inebriate, inebriated, intoxicated, sodden, tipsy. Informal: cock eyed, stewed. Slang: blind, bombed,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 15 boozy — booz·y || buːzɪ adj. drunk …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 16 boozy — adjective (boozier, booziest) informal drinking or involving large quantities of alcohol. Derivatives boozily adverb booziness noun …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 17 boozy — a. [Written also Boosy.] Tipsy, bemused, inebriated, fuddled, disguised, maudlin, mellow, half drunk, half seas over, in liquor …

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  • 18 boozy — booz•y [[t]ˈbu zi[/t]] adj. booz•i•er, booz•i•est drunken or addicted to liquor • Etymology: 1520–30 booz′i•ly, adv. booz′i•ness, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 boozy — /ˈbuzi/ (say boohzee) adjective (boozier, booziest) Colloquial 1. drunken. 2. addicted to alcohol. –booziness, noun …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 boozy —  adj. Drunken. (Usu. app. to function where plenty of alcoholic drink is available.) …

    A concise dictionary of English slang