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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: drunkenness(0.01384 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to drunkenness.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of
alcohol [syn: inebriation, inebriety, intoxication,
tipsiness] [ant: soberness]
2: Habitual intoxication; prolonged and excessive intake of
alcoholic drinks leading to a breakdown in health and an
addiction to alcohol such that abrupt deprivation leads to
severe withdrawal symptoms [syn: alcoholism, alcohol addiction
3: the act of drinking alcoholic beverages to excess; “drink
was his downfall” [syn: drink, drinking, boozing, crapulence]
English → English (gcide)
Drunkenness \Drunk"en*ness\, n.
1. The state of being drunken with, or as with, alcoholic
liquor; intoxication; inebriety; -- used of the casual
state or the habit.
The Lacedemonians trained up their children to hate
drunkenness by bringing a drunken man into their
company. --I. Watts.
2. Disorder of the faculties, resembling intoxication by
liquors; inflammation; frenzy; rage.
Passion is the drunkenness of the mind. -- South.
Syn: Intoxication; inebriation; inebriety. -- Drunkenness,
Intoxication, Inebriation. Drunkenness refers more
to the habit; intoxication and inebriation, to specific
acts. The first two words are extensively used in a
figurative sense; a person is intoxicated with success,
and is drunk with joy. “This plan of empire was not
taken up in the first intoxication of unexpected