What does intoxication mean?

Definitions for intoxication
ɪnˌtɒk sɪˈkeɪ ʃənin·tox·i·ca·tion

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. poisoning, toxic condition, intoxication(noun)

    the physiological state produced by a poison or other toxic substance

  2. drunkenness, inebriation, inebriety, intoxication, tipsiness, insobriety(noun)

    a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of alcohol

  3. intoxication(noun)

    excitement and elation beyond the bounds of sobriety

    "the intoxication of wealth and power"

Wiktionary

  1. intoxication(Noun)

    A poisoning, as by a spirituous or a narcotic substance.

  2. intoxication(Noun)

    The state of being intoxicated or drunk; inebriation; ebriety; drunkenness; the act of intoxicating or making drunk.

  3. intoxication(Noun)

    A high excitement of mind; an elation which rises to enthusiasm, frenzy, or madness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intoxication(noun)

    a poisoning, as by a spirituous or a narcotic substance

  2. Intoxication(noun)

    the state of being intoxicated or drunk; inebriation; ebriety; drunkenness; the act of intoxicating or making drunk

  3. Intoxication(noun)

    a high excitement of mind; an elation which rises to enthusiasm, frenzy, or madness

How to pronounce intoxication?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say intoxication in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intoxication in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intoxication in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of intoxication in a Sentence

  1. Aristotle:

    Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.

  2. Samuel Butler:

    If the headache would only precede the intoxication, alcoholism would be a virtue.

  3. Suryanath Mishra:

    The cause of deaths needs to be investigated properly, and urgently, in general, it is due to tension led by exploitation, adverse climate, poor working and living conditions and alcoholic intoxication.

  4. Aldous Huxley:

    We are living now, not in the delicious intoxication induced by the early successes of science, but in a rather grisly morning-after, when it has become apparent that what triumphant science has done hitherto is to improve the means for achieving unimproved or actually deteriorated ends.

  5. Eddie Ray Routh:

    Voluntarily induced intoxication is not an excuse for the mentally ill.

Images & Illustrations of intoxication

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