What does guzzle mean?

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ˈgʌz əlguz·zle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. guzzleverb

    drink greedily or as if with great thirst

    "The boys guzzled the cheap vodka"

Wiktionary

  1. guzzlenoun

    Drink; intoxicating liquor.

    Where squander'd away the tiresome minutes of your evening leisure over seal'd Winchesters of threepenny guzzle! u2014 Tom Brown

    Etymology: Attested since 1576. Possibly imitative of the sound of drinking greedily, or from gouziller, gosillier, from gosier, and akin to gozzo.

  2. guzzlenoun

    A drinking bout; a debauch.

    Etymology: Attested since 1576. Possibly imitative of the sound of drinking greedily, or from gouziller, gosillier, from gosier, and akin to gozzo.

  3. guzzlenoun

    An insatiable thing or person.

    Etymology: Attested since 1576. Possibly imitative of the sound of drinking greedily, or from gouziller, gosillier, from gosier, and akin to gozzo.

  4. guzzlenoun

    A drain or ditch; a gutter; sometimes, a small stream. Also called guzzen.

    Etymology: Attested since 1576. Possibly imitative of the sound of drinking greedily, or from gouziller, gosillier, from gosier, and akin to gozzo.

  5. guzzleverb

    To drink (or, sometimes, eat) quickly, voraciously, or to excess; to gulp down; to swallow greedily, continually, or with gust.

    They spent most of their college days guzzling beer.

    Etymology: Attested since 1576. Possibly imitative of the sound of drinking greedily, or from gouziller, gosillier, from gosier, and akin to gozzo.

  6. guzzleverb

    To consume alcoholic beverages, especially frequently or habitually.

    Etymology: Attested since 1576. Possibly imitative of the sound of drinking greedily, or from gouziller, gosillier, from gosier, and akin to gozzo.

  7. guzzleverb

    To consume anything quickly, greedily, or to excess, as if with insatiable thirst.

    This car just guzzles petrol.

    Etymology: Attested since 1576. Possibly imitative of the sound of drinking greedily, or from gouziller, gosillier, from gosier, and akin to gozzo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Guzzleverb

    to swallow liquor greedily; to drink much or frequently

    Etymology: [OP. gosillier, prob. orig., to pass through the throat; akin to F. gosier throat; cf. It. gozzo a bird's crop.]

  2. Guzzleverb

    to swallow much or often; to swallow with immoderate gust; to drink greedily or continually; as, one who guzzles beer

    Etymology: [OP. gosillier, prob. orig., to pass through the throat; akin to F. gosier throat; cf. It. gozzo a bird's crop.]

  3. Guzzlenoun

    an insatiable thing or person

    Etymology: [OP. gosillier, prob. orig., to pass through the throat; akin to F. gosier throat; cf. It. gozzo a bird's crop.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Guzzle

    guz′l, v.i. to eat and drink with haste and greediness.—v.t. to swallow with exceeding relish.—n. Guzz′ler. [O. Fr. (des-) gouziller, to swallow down; gosier, the throat.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of guzzle in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of guzzle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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