drink (oneself) silly

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drink (oneself) silly

To drink alcohol to a point of extreme intoxication. Of course you don't remember last night at the bar—you drank yourself silly!
See also: drink, silly

ˌdrink, ˌlaugh, ˌshout, etc. yourself ˈsilly

(informal) drink, laugh, shout, etc. so much that you cannot behave in a sensible way: Everyone was too busy laughing themselves silly to notice her quietly leave the room.
See also: silly
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Cup and drink ourselves silly," said Williams, whose 56th Welsh try set them up for quarter-final victory over Ireland.
It's not as if we Welsh need any lessons from the Scots on how to drink ourselves silly.
However, as we managed not to drink ourselves silly in Ibiza, didn't offend the locals and didn't get arrested, we were positive we could have a refined holiday regardless of the resort.
We didn't drink ourselves silly and we didn't cause trouble."