- sozzled "drunk," 1886, from sozzle "to mix or mingle sloppily" (1836).
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sozzled — ► ADJECTIVE informal ▪ very drunk. ORIGIN from dialect sozzle «mix sloppily», probably of imitative origin … English terms dictionary
sozzled — [säz′əld] adj. [pp. of dial. sozzle, sossle, to mix in a sloppy manner, splash] Informal drunk; intoxicated … English World dictionary
sozzled — AND sossled; sozzly [“sazld AND “sazld, “sazli] mod. alcohol intoxicated. □ Man, was she sozzled. □ She was so sozzly she didn’t even know her name, or my name, or anybody’s name … Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions
sozzled — adjective Etymology: sozzle to splash, intoxicate, alteration of sossle, probably frequentative of British dialect soss to mess Date: circa 1880 drunk, intoxicated … New Collegiate Dictionary
sozzled — /soz euhld/, adj. Slang. drunk; inebriated. [1875 80; dial. sozzle confused state, sloppy person (earlier sossle; akin to SOUSE) + ED3] * * * … Universalium
sozzled — adjective /ˈsɒzl̩d/ Very drunk … Wiktionary
Sozzled — drunk (obsolete sozzle drunken stupor (akin to souse )) … Dictionary of Australian slang
sozzled — Australian Slang drunk (obsolete sozzle drunken stupor (akin to souse )) … English dialects glossary
sozzled — soz|zled [ˈsɔzəld US ˈsa: ] adj BrE informal drunk … Dictionary of contemporary English
sozzled — sozÂ·zled || sÉ‘zld / sÉ’zld adj. (Slang) extremely drunk; blottov. wet or splash carelessly; spill without caution; pile up in confusion … English contemporary dictionary