- Present participle of booze.
Variant of booze
intransitive verbboozed, boozing
Informal to drink too much alcoholic liquor
Origin of boozeearlier bouse, bowse ; from Middle Dutch busen; akin to Middle High German bus, a bloating fullness; ultimately ; from Indo-European an unverified form bhōu-, variant, variety of base an unverified form bheu-, to grow, swell: see be
- an alcoholic drink; liquor
- a drinking spree