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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Booze  \Booze\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Boozed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Boozing}.]  [D.  buizen  akin  to  G.  bausen,  and  perh.  fr  D. 
  buis  tube,  channel,  bus  box,  jar.] 
  To  drink  greedily  or  immoderately,  esp.  alcoholic  liquor;  to 
  tipple.  [Written  also  {bouse},  and  {boose}.]  --Landor. 
 
  This  is  better  than  boozing  in  public  houses.  --H.  R. 
  Haweis 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Booze  \Booze\,  n. 
  A  carouse;  a  drinking.  --Sir  W.  Scott. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  booze 
  n  :  distilled  rather  than  fermented  [syn:  {liquor},  {spirits},  {hard 
  drink},  {hard  liquor},  {John  Barleycorn},  {strong  drink}] 
  v  :  consume  alcohol;  "We  were  up  drinking  all  night"  [syn:  {drink}, 
  {fuddle}] 




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