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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

1. stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol);
- Example: "a noisy crowd of intoxicated sailors"
- Example: "helplessly inebriated"
[syn: intoxicated, drunk, inebriated]


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:

inebriated \in*e"bri*at`ed\ adj. under the influence of alcohol; intoxicated; drunk. Syn: besotted, bibulous, blind, blind drunk, drunk, drunken, inebriate, sottish. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

inebriated adj 1: stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol); "a noisy crowd of intoxicated sailors"; "helplessly inebriated" [syn: intoxicated, drunk, inebriated] [ant: sober]