hit the booze

hit the booze

To drink alcohol, especially to excess. All this stress at work right now is enough to make me hit the booze.
See also: booze, hit

hit the booze

verb
See also: booze, hit
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He hit the booze hard after being diagnosed with bladder cancer two years ago, and drank more when he beat it.
Even a brisk stroll for 20 minutes before drinking can help your body recharge and push out toxins before you hit the booze.
HEAVILY pregnant TV star Danielle Lloyd lives with a daily fear - that she will once again hit the booze after giving birth.
EBOLA nurse Pauline Cafferkey has hit the booze ahead of her return to Sierra Leone.
It therefore dispels the myth that those in impoverished areas were the most likely to hit the booze hardest.
After a bender with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis on Saturday night, he hit the booze again early on Sunday -- while hosting the MTV EMAs.
But while he made the nation roar with laughter, he was a tortured soul who hit the booze and suffered from severe depression.
However, Frankie tweeted his plans to have a 'big night' and desire to hit the booze.
On Wednesday afternoon, the court case ended abruptly after an out-of-court settlement was reached - prompting Hatton to hit the booze again.
COASTGUARDS ran up a pounds 6000 bill rescuing a DJ and his uncle who hit the booze on a cruise.
If you're a forward planner, drink half a pint of water before you hit the booze.
He had a conference with his legal team, but then hit the booze.
Palace, however, played like a side who had hit the booze.
Dreadful again against Chile, the display against Colombia was so brutal and cynical it was like when Superman went bad, hit the booze and started pinging peanuts at barmen.
While revellers throughout the region hit the booze to welcome 1993 the Northumbria Ambulance Service was stretched to the limit dealing with 400 calls during the night.