drunk driving

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.


drunk driving
Category: Criminal Law
Category: DUI / DWI
Category: DUI / DWI & Traffic Tickets

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

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  • drunk driving — drunk driving, adj. the operating of a motor vehicle while drunk. * * * noun [noncount] chiefly US : the act of driving a vehicle while drunk He was arrested for drunk driving. called also drunken driving (Brit) drink driving * * * ˈdrunk driving …   Useful english dictionary

  • drunk driving — n [U] AmE driving a car after having drunk too much alcohol British Equivalent: drink driving >drunk driver n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • drunk driving — noun uncount AMERICAN driving when you have drunk too much alcohol: She was arrested in California on a drunk driving charge …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • drunk driving — drunk driving, adj. the operating of a motor vehicle while drunk. * * * …   Universalium

  • drunk driving — noun Drunk driving is used before these nouns: ↑arrest …   Collocations dictionary

  • drunk-driving — drunk driˈving noun • • • Main Entry: ↑drunk …   Useful english dictionary

  • drunk driving — noun a) The act of driving under the influence of alcohol. b) The criminal offence of driving with a blood alcohol content (BAC) level higher than the local legal limit. Syn: drink driving See Also: drink driving …   Wiktionary

  • drunk-driving — noun (U) driving a car after having drunk too much alcohol; drink­driving BrE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • drunk driving — UK / US noun [uncountable] mainly American drink driving …   English dictionary

  • Drunk driving in the United States — Drunk driving is the act of operating and/or driving a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs to the degree that mental and motor skills are impaired. It is illegal in all jurisdictions within the United States, though… …   Wikipedia

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