from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To pull or hoist with a tackle.
- intransitive v. To hoist.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To haul or hoist (something) with a tackle.
- n. drink, especially alcoholic drink
- n. a carouse; a booze
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To drink immoderately; to carouse; to booze. See booze.
- n. Drink, esp. alcoholic drink; also, a carouse; a booze.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as booze, which is now the usual form.
- n. Same as booze.
- Nautical, to haul with tackle.
- n. In mining, ore mixed with veinstone; second-class ore, which must undergo further preparation before going to the smelter.
- n. Same as boose.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. haul with a tackle
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)