booze-up ooze-up n. an occasion for heavy drinking.

Syn: bust, tear, bender, binge, toot. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • booze-up — booze ups N COUNT In Britain, a booze up is a party or other social gathering where people drink a lot of alcohol. [INFORMAL] ...a booze up in the nurses home. Syn: bender …   English dictionary

  • booze-up — n BrE old fashioned informal a party where people drink a lot of alcohol …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • booze-up — noun count BRITISH INFORMAL a party or social event where people drink a lot of alcohol …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • booze-up — ► NOUN informal ▪ a heavy drinking session …   English terms dictionary

  • booze-up — noun revelry in drinking; a merry drinking party • Syn: ↑carouse, ↑carousal, ↑bender, ↑toot • Derivationally related forms: ↑carouse (for: ↑carousal), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • booze-up — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms booze up : singular booze up plural booze ups British informal a party or social event where people drink a lot of alcohol …   English dictionary

  • booze up — Go to booze …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • booze-up — /boohz up /, n. Chiefly Brit. a drinking spree. [1895 1900] * * * …   Universalium

  • booze-up — /ˈbuz ʌp/ (say boohz up) noun Colloquial a drinking party, bout or spree …   Australian English dictionary

  • Booze up — drink immoderately; drinking session …   Dictionary of Australian slang

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