What does the word booze mean?

Usage examples for booze

  1. Merry stops in the middle of his salad to unload that old one about the Irishman that the doctor tried to throw a scare into by tellin' him if he didn't quit the booze he'd go blind within three months. – On With Torchy by Sewell Ford
  2. And I've had strength for a booze, and a girl; and for hard work in bad weather. – Pelle the Conqueror, Vol. 2 by Martin Anderson Nexo
  3. " I got booze then," the prisoner retorts. – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman