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booze
informal

Synonyms of booze in English:

noun

  • they had a buffet lunch with loads of booze
    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
  • verb

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  • I was boozing with my mates every evening
    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
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