drink-driv·​ing ˈdriŋk-ˈdrī-viŋ How to pronounce drink-driving (audio)
: driving a vehicle while drunk

Word History

First Known Use

1964, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of drink-driving was in 1964

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“Drink-driving.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drink-driving. Accessed 29 May. 2023.

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