One who is drunk or apt to get drunk. I was quite a booze artist in college, but those days are long behind me. All right, let's get this booze artist some coffee—something to sober him up.
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n. a drunken person; a drunkard. A wobbly booze artist sat musing on the stool in the corner.
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