blind staggers


noun Veterinary Pathology.

Informal. a condition of staggering and dizziness, especially as the result of drunkenness.

Nearby words

  1. blind salamander,
  2. blind seed,
  3. blind side,
  4. blind snake,
  5. blind spot,
  6. blind stamping,
  7. blind tiger,
  8. blind trust,
  9. blind-emboss,
  10. blind-stamp

Origin of blind staggers

An Americanism dating back to 1775–85

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British Dictionary definitions for blind staggers

blind staggers

noun

(functioning as singular) vet science another name for staggers
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