What does drunk mean?

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, winonoun

    a chronic drinker

  2. drunkadjective

    someone who is intoxicated

  3. intoxicated, drunk, inebriatedadjective

    stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol)

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

  4. intoxicated, drunkadjective

    as if under the influence of alcohol

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

Wiktionary

  1. drunknoun

    A habitual drinker, especially one who is frequently intoxicated.

  2. drunknoun

    A drinking-bout; a period of drunkenness.

  3. drunknoun

    A drunken state.

  4. drunkadjective

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

  5. drunkadjective

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

    Drunk with power he immediately ordered a management reshuffle.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Drunk

    of Drink

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

  2. Drunk

    of Drink

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

  3. Drunkadjective

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

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

  4. Drunkadjective

    drenched or saturated with moisture or liquid

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

  5. Drunknoun

    a drunken condition; a spree

    Etymology: [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.

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  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

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Numerology

  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. Brooke Nevils:

    It was nonconsensual in the sense that I was too drunk to consent, it was nonconsensual in that I said, multiple times, that I didn't want to have anal sex.

  2. Linda Cope:

    We had an American flag flying outside and there was urination coming down from the balconies going onto the flag, one of the drunk kids pulled a veteran American flag out of the ground and [we] made the boy put it back. This all happened Friday afternoon, through the night, into the late morning.

  3. Sheldon Whitehouse:

    She said Brett Kavanaugh and Judge were drunk and that she had a beer.

  4. Hannah Moore:

    Going to the opera, like getting drunk, is a sin that carries its own punishment with it, and that a very severe one.

  5. Drew Rosenberg:

    Allowing illegal aliens to get a driver’s license ... is not only bad policy but also dangerous, as a group, illegal aliens are terrible drivers. Years of data show they are five times more likely to be involved in a fatal collision, five times more likely to drive drunk, and 10 times more likely to hit-and-run.

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