American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- v. To put into a state of confusion; befuddle. See Synonyms at confuse.
- v. To make drunk; intoxicate.
- v. To drink; tipple.
- n. A state of confusion or intoxication.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To make foolish or stupid with drink; make intoxicated.
- To drink to excess.
- n. Strong drink.
- v. To confuse or befuddle
- v. To intoxicate
- n. intoxication
- n. muddle, confusion
- n. UK, dialect A party or picnic where attendees bring food and wine; a kind of potluck.
GNU Webster's 1913
- v. colloq. To make foolish by drink; to cause to become intoxicated.
- v. colloq. To drink to excess.
- v. be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly
- n. a confused multitude of things
- v. consume alcohol
- v. make stupid with alcohol
- Origin unknown. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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