What does intoxicating mean?

Definitions for intoxicating

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intoxicant, intoxicating(adj)


  2. heady, intoxicating(adj)

    extremely exciting as if by alcohol or a narcotic


  1. intoxicating(Adjective)

    Able to intoxicate; an intoxicant.

  2. intoxicating(Adjective)

    Very exciting and stimulating, especially as if by alcohol or some stimulant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intoxicating

    of Intoxicate

  2. Intoxicating(adj)

    producing intoxication; fitted to intoxicate; as, intoxicating liquors


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intoxicating in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intoxicating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Christine Carugati:

    What ninth grader knows what they want and what ninth grader, never mind an adult, isn't easily swayed, thinking somebody wants me. It's very intoxicating for any age but for a child especially, so my counsel was to keep all your options open.

  2. Louis Aragon:

    Light is meaningful only in relation to darkness, and truth presupposes error. It is these mingled opposites which people our life, which make it pungent, intoxicating. We only exist in terms of this conflict, in the zone where black and white clash.

  3. Saadi Shirazi:

    Whoso associates with the wicked will be accused of following their ways, though their principles may have made no impression upon him; just as if a person were in the habit of frequenting a tavern, he would not be supposed to go there for prayer, but to drink intoxicating liquor.

  4. Sren Aaby Kierkegaard:

    If I were to wish for anything, I should not wish for wealth and power, but for the passionate sense of the potential, for the eye which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible. Pleasure disappoints, possibility never. And what wine is so sparkling, what so fragrant, what so intoxicating, as possibility

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