boozing boozing  /ˈbu zɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of drinking alcoholic beverages to excess

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. And it's not only Spain where teens are boozing.
  2. Mailer and a few of the actors got into the habit of boozing together in a Greenwich Village restaurant after performances.
  3. Gossips whispered about his reputation for boozing and womanizing.

News

  1. The Other Critics: Wells Reviews Kajitsu; Almost Everyone Else Files on Lafayette

    Two stars for Kajitsu. This week, Adam Platt visited ABC Cocina , awarding it two stars. "This new Jean-Georges-Kluger ABC outlet is not quite as tight and focused as their original collaboration," Platt says, "but when you factor in the range of the food and the myriad boozing opportunities, you could argue that it's a good deal more fun." Where did the other critics dine this week? Three ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. Study: Designated drivers often drink

    Having a designated driver sounds like a great idea, but a new study found that more than one-third of those who were supposed to drive their pals home safely had been boozing it up themselves. And some were legally drunk.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Asbury Park Press

  3. Food & Wine Classic seasons Aspen with culinary celebrities

    The country's biggest food festival opened Thursday night in Aspen, luring 5,000 people to the posh town for a long weekend of feasting, boozing, schmoozing and a lot of parties.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Saratogian

Quotes

  1. However, Francis Goodwin, the chairman of the charity, said: "The message is subtle but simple: where is God in all the boozing at Christmas?"
    on Sep 15, 2006 By: Francis Goodwin Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "I was actually shocked when I heard the news," Fraser said. "It shouldn't happen, because these guys are an inspiration to all the younger generation of this country and we don't want them like footballers, going out and boozing up."
    on Mar 31, 2008 By: Dawn Fraser Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. "Boozing backstage during the Oscarcast is a no-no," Adams wrote in her column. "But if you're pregnant Nicole Kidman it's a yes-yes.
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: Cindy Adams Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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