stagger around

stagger around

to go about tottering or wobbling, especially as if drunk. The wounded man staggered around and then fell. A lot of people came out of the party and staggered around.
See also: around, stagger
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Or he may stagger around, gurning and blubbing as he flushes Portugal's World Cup down the toilet.
About one hour after ingestion, your pet may appear intoxicated and stagger around, maybe vomit and appear severely depressed, so look for the signs.
The economy might be back on its feet but what it needs is direction if it is not to stagger around aimlessly and fall over again.
Most of the wildlife would move elsewhere or be traumatised as drunken humans stagger around and fall down the ditches.
The test is simple: either they have been to Europe and seen that it is, in general, a nice civilised continent where people don't stagger around in chains and in constant fear of starvation or they have not been to Europe at all and know nothing of it.
A FOOT and ankle problem has returned and as a result I have had to stagger around with the aid of two sticks - and I found a couple of extra problems.
I just stagger around in a milky world - I can't remember words and things.
Teenagers stagger around half-naked and smashed out of their heads.
They may get their feelings hurt, they may stagger around in despair, they may be confused, they may be celebrating and happy--they are absolutely believable characters.
They did stagger around for the first five or six months until they began to reinvent what community means and how you make it happen.
You're only legally allowed to stagger around the streets shouting at people and throwing up while sniffing mind-bending, aggression-fuelling glue.
Cows with the disease often stagger around before they die.
All people have to do is register before, then turn up on the day in a Santa costume and then run, walk or stagger around the mile-long course.
If needless animal suffering is so terrible, why did you give the go-ahead for the massacre of hundreds of thousands of healthy sheep and cows in a botched attempt to eradicate a mild disease for which a vaccine exists - a massacre so ineptly and inhumanely carried out by power-crazed MAFF officials that animals were left to stagger around bleeding for hours, while trampling on the freshly-slaughtered bodies of the rest of their flock?
He was dazed in a collision with teammate Williams midway through the first half, the knock forcing him to stagger around the penalty box.