Sozzle

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Sozzle A mass, or heap, confusedly mingled.
    • Sozzle One who spills water or other liquids carelessly; specifically, a sluttish woman.
    • Sozzle To heap up in confusion.
    • Sozzle To splash or wet carelessly; as, to sozzle the feet in water.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • sozzle To mingle confusedly.
    • sozzle To spill or wet through carelessness.
    • sozzle To splash.
    • n sozzle A state of sloppy disorder.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Sozzle soz′l to make wet or muddy
    • n Sozzle disorder
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Freq. from soss, v

Usage

In poetry:

My dad was a sailor from Plymouth, named Drake
One night on the Hoe he'd been sozzling
He said, "Marry me, Chuck," to a dear little duck
And I was their first little gosling.
"The Sailor" by Billy Bennett

In news:

Never mind that she landed the role of sozzled orphanage mistress Miss Hannigan in the upcoming "Annie" revival when she was seven months pregnant.
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