Definition of boozy in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbo͞ozē/

adjective (boozier, booziest)

Intoxicated; addicted to drink: the boozy and drugged-out wreckage of his later years
More example sentences
  • ‘Sideways,’ the Oscar-winning film about two buddies touring the central California wine country on the eve of the wedding of one of them, is one long and boozy man date.
  • Churchill and I, in repeated cycles, suffer through the classic three stages of happy hour: boozy bonhomie, injurious repartee, then schmaltzy reconciliation.
  • After such a vivacious, boozy evening you'd think I'd have fallen asleep the moment my head hit the pillow.



Pronunciation: /-zəlē/
Example sentences
  • Today (and not last Saturday, as Bar Talk boozily misreported last week) is St Patrick's Day.
  • We went to the village, to sit outside and natter, boozily.
  • From alcohol they progress (oh so slowly) to opium, thence to heroin, allowing their language to get boozily baroque and even less penetrable.


Example sentences
  • She has just spent the better part of an hour and a half entertaining me with booziness and chocolate.
  • It's a bank holiday so expect booziness.
  • The edges have been softened with a 1000 watt power sander, but tonight the band still carry themselves with nonchalance and careless booziness as usual.

Words that rhyme with boozy

bluesy, choosy, doozy, floozie, jacuzzi, medusae, newsy, oozy, Pusey, snoozy, Susie, Uzi, woozy

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Syllabification: booz·y

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