(slang) Slightly intoxicated.
slightly drunk, fuddled, staggering, foolish as a result of drinking alcoholic beverages
simple past tense and past participle of buzz
(metonymy) unsteady, askew
Being under the influence of strong drink; rendered weak or foolish by liquor, but not absolutely or completely drunk; fuddled; intoxicated.
Staggering, as if from intoxication; reeling.
‘Midnight shout and revelry,Tipsy dance and jollity.’;