Definition of drunk driver in English:

drunk driver

(also drunken driver)

noun

North American

See drunk driving

  • ‘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 enhances the power to take effective action against repeat drunk-drivers.’
  • ‘It looks like we have a drunk-driver who has simple taste.’