Definitions for Inebriation
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
in•e•bri•ateɪnˈi briˌeɪt, ɪˈni-; -ɪt(v.; n., adj.; n.; adj.)-at•ed, -at•ing
(v.t.)to make drunk; intoxicate.
to exhilarate, confuse, or stupefy mentally or emotionally.
(n.)an intoxicated person, esp. a drunkard.
(adj.)Also, in•e′bri•at`ed. drunk; intoxicated.
Origin of inebriate:
1400–50; late ME < L inēbriātus, ptp. of inēbriāre to make drunk =in-in -2+-ēbriāre, v. der. of ēbrius drunk
alcoholism, alcohol addiction, inebriation, drunkenness(noun)
habitual intoxication; prolonged and excessive intake of alcoholic drinks leading to a breakdown in health and an addiction to alcohol such that abrupt deprivation leads to severe withdrawal symptoms
drunkenness, inebriation, inebriety, intoxication, tipsiness, insobriety(noun)
a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of alcohol
The state or characteristic of drunkenness.
the condition of being inebriated; intoxication; figuratively, deprivation of sense and judgment by anything that exhilarates, as success
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