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Definitions for drunken
ˈdrʌŋ kəndrunk·en

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bibulous, boozy, drunken, sottishadjective

    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. drunkenadjective

    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. Drunkenverb

    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. Drunkenverb

    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. Drunkenverb

    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.]

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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. 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 the stone of stupidity and the ice of indifference. Developed dexterity of thought, manipulates the fighting techniques of the aphorisms of a drunken master, leaving no chance. Loneliness enhances the force of the blow, its depth of thought, piercing consciousness and subconsciousness, piercing the infinity of time.

  2. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    He performed great miracles, like turning water into wine, thus making people to become spiritually drunken.

  3. Frank Harris:

    There's been progress against drunken driving, but there's still room for improvement.

  4. Andrew Lang:

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

  5. Luther:

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

Images & Illustrations of drunken

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