What does drunken mean?

Definitions for drunken
ˈdrʌŋ kəndrunk·en

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bibulous, boozy, drunken, sottish(adj)

    given to or marked by the consumption of alcohol

    "a bibulous fellow"; "a bibulous evening"; "his boozy drinking companions"; "thick boozy singing"; "a drunken binge"; "two drunken gentlemen holding each other up"; "sottish behavior"

Wiktionary

  1. drunken(Adjective)

    Drunk, in the state of intoxication after having drunk an alcoholic beverage

Webster Dictionary

  1. Drunken

    of Drink

    Etymology: [AS. druncen, prop., that has drunk, p. p. of drincan, taken as active. See Drink, v. i., and cf. Drunk.]

  2. Drunken(verb)

    overcome by strong drink; intoxicated by, or as by, spirituous liquor; inebriated

    Etymology: [AS. druncen, prop., that has drunk, p. p. of drincan, taken as active. See Drink, v. i., and cf. Drunk.]

  3. Drunken(verb)

    saturated with liquid or moisture; drenched

    Etymology: [AS. druncen, prop., that has drunk, p. p. of drincan, taken as active. See Drink, v. i., and cf. Drunk.]

  4. Drunken(verb)

    pertaining to, or proceeding from, intoxication

    Etymology: [AS. druncen, prop., that has drunk, p. p. of drincan, taken as active. See Drink, v. i., and cf. Drunk.]

How to pronounce drunken?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

How to say drunken in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drunken in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drunken in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of drunken in a Sentence

  1. George Bernard Shaw:

    The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact than a drunken man is happier than a sober one.

  2. R. W. Plagge:

    Money mad. My wife says I spend money like a drunken sailor. Wonder what she'd say if I spent it like a sober congressman

  3. Luther:

    Human reason is like a drunken man on horseback; set it up on one side, and it tumbles over on the other.

  4. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Too much truth is the style of a drunken master, intoxicated with the sweet wine of philosophical poetry, a comical third eye, whose power of thought will break stone and ice. Developed dexterity of thought, manipulates the fighting techniques of aphorisms leaving no chance. Loneliness enhances the force of the blow, its depth of thought, piercing consciousness and subconsciousness.

  5. Andrew Lang:

    He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lampposts -- for support rather than for illumination.

Images & Illustrations of drunken

  1. drunkendrunkendrunkendrunkendrunken

Popularity rank by frequency of use

drunken#10000#17264#100000

Translations for drunken

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for drunken »

Translation

Find a translation for the drunken definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these drunken definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "drunken." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 17 May 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/drunken>.

    Are we missing a good definition for drunken? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    something (a term or expression or concept) that has a reciprocal relation to something else
    • A. hypernym
    • B. encumbrance
    • C. sheath
    • D. reciprocal

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for drunken: