liquor, spirits, booze, hard drink, hard liquor, John Barleycorn, strong drink(verb)
an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented
drink, booze, fuddle(verb)
"We were up drinking all night"
Any alcoholic beverage.
To drink alcohol.
We were out all night boozing until we dragged ourselves home hungover.
Origin: Alteration of bowse.
to drink greedily or immoderately, esp. alcoholic liquor; to tipple
a carouse; a drinking
Booze is a hamlet in Arkengarthdale, in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England. It is about 1 mile east of Langthwaite and Arkle Town. There is a riding school nearby. The original community depended on hill farming and mining. The hamlet overlooks Slei Gill which contains several lead mining levels. Following the collapse of the lead mining industry in North Yorkshire at the end of the 19th century one of the mines, the Booze Wood Level, continued to be used as a slate mine until the beginning of the First World War. Chert was mined on Fremington Edge, south of Booze, until the beginning of the Second World War. The 1851 census counted 41 houses in Booze. A local tragedy occurred during the eighteenth century when a group of miners working underground near Boldershaw blasted into an underground lake. Twenty-four miners and two pit ponies were drowned in the flood that followed. Eighteen of the dead came from Booze. The vein became known as the Water Blast Vein. In July 2008 Royal Mail announced it was withdrawing postal services from the hamlet on health and safety grounds because access to it involves an "excessively steep" rural track. This has left local families to make a one-hour round-trip into Richmond and back to collect their mail. Postal services to the hamlet were restored after North Yorkshire County Council made road improvements.
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
A carouse; hence, boozy, elevated by liquor.
The numerical value of booze in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of booze in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of booze in a Sentence
They are all celebrating – they have cigars, they have booze.
I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars. The rest I just squandered.
How do you keep the natives off the booze long enough to get them through the test? (to a driving instructor in Scotland)
Where else can we find happiness for a day other than from something that can offer momentary relief, something like the booze?”
We've seen a huge amount of success in the past few decades, but when you look at belts, booze and speed those are some persistent problems.
Images & Illustrations of booze
Popularity rank by frequency of use
Translations for booze
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- алкохолна напиткаBulgarian
- Schnaps, saufen, AlkoholGerman
- trago, copa, copete, aguardiente, chupeSpanish
- märjuke, naps, kärakasEstonian
- dokata, viina, ryypätäFinnish
- deochScottish Gaelic
- pia, nyakalHungarian
- alcolici, liquoreItalian
- спирт ичимдиги, ичүү, ич-Kyrgyz
- yáadidahígííNavajo, Navaho
- bebida, biritaPortuguese
- выпивка, бухло, бухатьRussian
- цуга, цугати, cugaSerbo-Croatian
Get even more translations for booze »
Find a translation for the booze definition in other languages:
Select another language:
- - Select -
- 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
- 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
- Español (Spanish)
- Esperanto (Esperanto)
- 日本語 (Japanese)
- Português (Portuguese)
- Deutsch (German)
- العربية (Arabic)
- Français (French)
- Русский (Russian)
- ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
- 한국어 (Korean)
- עברית (Hebrew)
- Український (Ukrainian)
- اردو (Urdu)
- Magyar (Hungarian)
- मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
- Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Italiano (Italian)
- தமிழ் (Tamil)
- Türkçe (Turkish)
- తెలుగు (Telugu)
- ภาษาไทย (Thai)
- Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
- Čeština (Czech)
- Polski (Polish)
- Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Românește (Romanian)
- Nederlands (Dutch)
- Ελληνικά (Greek)
- Latinum (Latin)
- Svenska (Swedish)
- Dansk (Danish)
- Suomi (Finnish)
- فارسی (Persian)
- ייִדיש (Yiddish)
- հայերեն (Armenian)
- Norsk (Norwegian)
- English (English)