crying drunk

crying drunk

mod. alcohol intoxicated and weeping. I really hate it when they come in here crying drunk.
See also: crying, drunk
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Cynthia (Brenda Blethyn, who copped Cannes' Best Actress prize) is a jittery, constantly crying drunk with one resentful adult daughter (Claire Rushbrook's Roxanne) and only a vague recollection of either girl's fathers.