Definition of drunk driver in US English:

drunk driver

noun

North American
  • See drunk driving

    • ‘It enhances the power to take effective action against repeat drunk-drivers.’
    • ‘Even when drunk-drivers get their driving licence back they pay higher insurance premiums.’
    • ‘Speed cameras do not detect drunk-drivers, careless drivers, uninsured drivers, unlicensed drivers, stolen vehicles or crooks in getaway cars.’
    • ‘Speeding is not the only factor on the roads which is a cause of danger - there are more drunk-drivers, there are drivers on drugs.’
    • ‘It looks like we have a drunk-driver who has simple taste.’