What does drunk mean?

Definitions for drunk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word drunk.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, wino(noun)

    a chronic drinker

  2. drunk(adj)

    someone who is intoxicated

  3. intoxicated, drunk, inebriated(adj)

    stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol)

    "a noisy crowd of intoxicated sailors"; "helplessly inebriated"

  4. intoxicated, drunk(adj)

    as if under the influence of alcohol

    "felt intoxicated by her success"; "drunk with excitement"


  1. drunk(Noun)

    A habitual drinker, especially one who is frequently intoxicated.

  2. drunk(Noun)

    A drinking-bout; a period of drunkenness.

  3. drunk(Noun)

    A drunken state.

  4. drunk(Adjective)

    In a state of intoxication caused by the consumption of excessive alcohol, usually by drinking alcoholic beverages.

  5. drunk(Adjective)

    (usually followed by with or on) Elated or emboldened.

    Drunk with power he immediately ordered a management reshuffle.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Drunk

    of Drink

  2. Drunk

    of Drink

  3. Drunk(adj)

    intoxicated with, or as with, strong drink; inebriated; drunken; -- never used attributively, but always predicatively; as, the man is drunk (not, a drunk man)

  4. Drunk(adj)

    drenched or saturated with moisture or liquid

  5. Drunk(noun)

    a drunken condition; a spree

  6. Origin: [OE. dronke, drunke, dronken, drunken, AS. druncen. Orig. the same as drunken, p. p. of drink. See Drink.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Drunk

    drungk, pa.p. of Drink.—p.adj. intoxicated: saturated.—n. a drunken bout: a drunk person.—n. Drunk′ard, one who frequently drinks to excess: a habitual drinker.—p.adj. Drunk′en, given to excessive drinking: worthless, besotted: resulting from intoxication.—adv. Drunk′enly.—n. Drunk′enness, excessive drinking: habitual intemperance.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'drunk' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3586

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'drunk' in Adjectives Frequency: #728

How to pronounce drunk?

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How to say drunk in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drunk in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drunk in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of drunk in a Sentence

  1. Mike Wolfe:

    Junk drunk

  2. Bruce Schneier:

    We are basically punch drunk on data.

  3. Sir J.C. Squire, Ballade of Soporific Absorption:

    But I'm not so think as you drunk I am.

  4. John Doe in legal papers:

    It’s not just me raping this drunk girl.

  5. Thomas Jefferson:

    No nation was ever drunk when wine was cheap.

Images & Illustrations of drunk

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