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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a chronic drinker;
[syn: drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, wino]


VERB (3)

1. fill with sublime emotion;
- Example: "The children were thrilled at the prospect of going to the movies"
- Example: "He was inebriated by his phenomenal success"
[syn: exhilarate, tickle pink, inebriate, thrill, exalt, beatify]

2. make drunk (with alcoholic drinks);
[syn: intoxicate, soak, inebriate]

3. become drunk or drink excessively;
[syn: souse, soak, inebriate, hit it up]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Inebriate \In*e"bri*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Inebriated; p. pr. & vb. n. Inebriating.] [L. inebriatus, p. p. of inebriare; pref. in- in + ebriare to make drunk, fr. ebrius drunk. See Ebriety.] [1913 Webster] 1. To make drunk; to intoxicate. [1913 Webster] The cups That cheer but not inebriate. --Cowper. [1913 Webster] 2. Fig.: To disorder the senses of; to exhilarate or elate as if by spirituous drink; to deprive of sense and judgment; also, to stupefy. [1913 Webster] The inebriating effect of popular applause. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Inebriate \In*e"bri*ate\, v. i. To become drunk. [Obs.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Inebriate \In*e"bri*ate\, a. [L. inebriatus, p. p.] Intoxicated; drunk; habitually given to drink; stupefied. [1913 Webster] Thus spake Peter, as a man inebriate and made drunken with the sweetness of this vision, not knowing what he said. --Udall. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Inebriate \In*e"bri*ate\, n. One who is drunk or intoxicated; esp., an habitual drunkard; as, an asylum for inebriates. [1913 Webster] Some inebriates have their paroxysms of inebriety. --E. Darwin. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

inebriate n 1: a chronic drinker [syn: drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, wino] v 1: fill with sublime emotion; "The children were thrilled at the prospect of going to the movies"; "He was inebriated by his phenomenal success" [syn: exhilarate, tickle pink, inebriate, thrill, exalt, beatify] 2: make drunk (with alcoholic drinks) [syn: intoxicate, soak, inebriate] 3: become drunk or drink excessively [syn: souse, soak, inebriate, hit it up]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

79 Moby Thesaurus words for "inebriate": addle, addled, alcoholic, alcoholic addict, bacchanal, bacchanalian, beery, befuddle, bemuse, bemused, besot, besotted, bibber, big drunk, blind drunk, boozer, carouser, chronic alcoholic, chronic drunk, crapulent, crapulous, devotee of Bacchus, dipsomaniac, dizzy, drenched, drinker, drunk, drunkard, drunken, far-gone, flustered, fou, full, gay, giddy, glorious, guzzler, happy, hard drinker, heavy drinker, imbiber, in liquor, inebriated, inebrious, intoxicate, intoxicated, jolly, lovepot, lush, maudlin, mellow, merry, muddled, nappy, oenophilist, pathological drinker, pot companion, problem drinker, reeling, reveler, serious drinker, shikker, soak, soaker, social drinker, sodden, sot, sotted, swigger, swiller, thirsty soul, tiddly, tippler, tipsy, toper, tosspot, under the influence, wassailer, winebibber