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, 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"

Wiktionary

  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

    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. 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)

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

  4. Drunk(adj)

    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. Drunk(noun)

    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.

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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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. Horace:

    You have played enough you have eaten and drunk enough. Now it is time for you to depart.

  2. John Kasich:

    My parents were killed by drunk driver, but my parents did not die in vain, i was transformed. I discovered my purpose by discovering the Lord.

  3. Lord Byron, Don Juan:

    Man, being reasonable, must get drunk; The best of life is but intoxication.

  4. Sheriff Grady Judd:

    He read a 0.14 [ BAC ] seven hours after the crash. He was drunk. He was very drunk.

  5. James Roche:

    Brett and I did not socialize beyond the first few days of freshman year. We talked at night as freshman roommates do, and I would see him as he returned from nights out with his friends. It is from this experience that I concluded that although Brett was normally reserved, he was a notably heavy drinker, even by the standards of Cuomo Prime Time, and that he became aggressive and belligerent when he was very drunk.

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