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booze Saltos de línea: booze
informal

Definición de booze en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Alcoholic drink: I wonder where he’s hidden his booze
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • At least the club is starting at the right point—by focussing on the booze drinking issue.
  • There were dozens of empty booze bottles and beer cans lying around on the beach and on the walkway.
  • They do have lager there—there's a big bottled beer stall of foreign booze.
Sinónimos
alcohol, alcoholic drink, liquor, intoxicating liquor, drink, strong drink, spirits, intoxicants
informalgrog, firewater, gut-rot, rotgut, mother's milk, tipple, the hard stuff, the demon drink, the bottle, Dutch courage, John Barleycorn, hooch, moonshine
British informalwallop, bevvy
Northern English & Irish informalsup
North American informaljuice, the sauce

verbo

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Drink alcohol, especially in large quantities: I expect he’s boozing (as noun boozing) Michael is trying to quit boozing
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • They must have been boozing; it's an absolute disgrace.
  • Bath Street is turning out to be Glasgow's premier thoroughfare for boozing, schmoozing and general tomfoolery.
  • He was perfect company and we had a great time schmoozing and boozing.
Sinónimos
drink, have a drink, drink alcohol, indulge, tipple, imbibe, swill
informalhit the bottle, take to the bottle, crack a bottle, knock a few back
British informalbevvy
North American informalbend one's elbow
archaicwassail, tope

Origen

Middle English bouse, from Middle Dutch būsen 'drink to excess'. The spelling booze dates from the 18th century.

Más
  • People have been boozing for a long time. The spelling booze dates from the 18th century, but as bouse the word entered English in the 13th century, probably from Dutch. We have been going to the boozer, or pub, since the 1890s.

Palabras que riman con booze

abuse, accuse, adieux, amuse, bemuse, billets-doux, blues, bruise, choose, Clews, confuse, contuse, cruise, cruse, Cruz, diffuse, do's, Druze, effuse, enthuse, excuse, fuse (US fuze), Hughes, incuse, interfuse, lose, Mahfouz, mews, misuse, muse, news, ooze, Ouse, perfuse, peruse, rhythm-and-blues, ruse, schmooze, snooze, suffuse, Toulouse, transfuse, trews, use, Vaduz, Veracruz, who's, whose, youse

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