Browse:  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
Enter a Legal Term

Search the Definitions

under the influence

n. one of many phrases for being drunk on alcoholic beverages or high on drugs or a combination of alcohol and drugs. Driving a vehicle when "under the influence" of alcohol or drugs is a crime, as is "public drunkenness."

See also: driving while intoxicated 

The People's Law Dictionary by Gerald and Kathleen Hill Publisher Fine Communications