Definition of tipsiness in US English:



  • See tipsy

    • ‘‘Yes, papa,’ she slurred slightly, more in weariness than from any type of alcohol tipsiness.’
    • ‘A tendency towards tipsiness, then, could well be an evolutionary hangover.’
    • ‘Okay, maybe the tipsiness is talking right now, or maybe I was slightly delusional when he was hitting on me, but there is a point to this call.’
    • ‘The man's eyes do not suggest tipsiness but intelligence and sensitivity.’
    • ‘Well maybe I should take you home so you can sleep off your tipsiness.’