Definition of boozehound in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbo͞ozhound/

Entry from US English dictionary


A person who drinks alcohol often and heavily.
Example sentences
  • Not that I was an alcoholic exactly, but I was a bit of a boozehound (one to three drinks a day).
  • To continue to hang with the boozehounds, you must continue to drink like one.
  • And obese people have 30 to 50 per cent more chronic medical problems than smokers or boozehounds.

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Syllabification: booze·hound

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