Fuzzle

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Fuzzle To make drunk; to intoxicate; to fuddle.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • fuzzle To intoxicate; fuddle.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Fuzzle fuz′l (prov.) to intoxicate.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. LG. fuseln, to drink common liquor, fr. fusel, bad liquor

Usage

In literature:

Honey-fuzzle are a mighty satisfying diet, though light, for a growed man.
"The Road to Providence" by Maria Thompson Daviess
Be smart, or old Fuzzle will be growling about his red paint.
"Jacob Faithful" by Captain Frederick Marryat
Fancy an old hunter like him getting fuzzled and banging at a tiger with bird shot.
"The Three Sapphires" by W. A. Fraser
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