booze

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Alteration of bowse.

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booze (countable and uncountable, plural boozes)

  1. (slang, uncountable) Any alcoholic beverage.
    • 1995, Al Stewart, "Marion the Chatelaine" on Between the Wars:
      She got caught between the shadows and the booze
      And she surely did know how to have the blues
  2. (slang, countable, archaic) A session of drinking alcohol; a drinking party.

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booze (third-person singular simple present boozes, present participle boozing, simple past and past participle boozed)

  1. (slang) To drink alcohol.
    We were out all night boozing until we dragged ourselves home hung over.

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