on the juice

on the juice

1. slang Using performance-enhancing drugs, especially anabolic steroids. The football star has repeatedly denied being on the juice, though he still refuses to take an official drug test. I knew a guy who was on the juice in high school trying to get super jacked. I think that junk really messed up his body.
2. slang Currently drinking alcohol, especially heavily and frequently. Said especially of alcoholics. My dad was a real mean son of a gun when he was on the juice. You can tell Tara's been on the juice again—she's been reeking of booze lately.
See also: juice, on

on the juice

mod. drinking heavily; on a drinking bout. (see also juice.) Fred spent the whole week on the juice.
See also: juice, on