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Drunk Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • someone who is intoxicated
  • a chronic drinker
  • stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol); "a noisy crowd of intoxicated sailors"; "helplessly inebriated"
  • as if under the influence of alcohol; "felt intoxicated by her success"; "drunk with excitement"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a chronic drinker ,
  • someone who is intoxicated

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Drunk Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Drunkenness is the state of intoxication by alcohol. In this state, mind and body become impaired. Common symptoms may include slurred speech, poor balance, poor coordination, reddened face and reddened eyes. Depending on the level of intoxication, there may also be good feelings. Small to moderate amounts of alcohol can lower social and sexual inhibition. Drinking large amounts of alcohol may lead to a hangover the next day. People that are intoxicated usually change their behaviour.

Many countries have laws that say that people who have drunk (a certain amount of) alcohol may not do certain things. That way, it is illegal to drive a car or operate heavy machinery while drunk.



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* An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools. - Ernest Hemingway

* Ricky Here's 50 bucks, take this in case I get drunk and call you a bitch later. - Made

* My country, right or wrong, is a thing that no patriot would think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying, My mother, drunk or sober. - G. K. Chesterton


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  • Super Drunk Woman Arrested, Mistook Jail for Bar
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  • Super drunk woman arrested after mistaking jail for bar
    PAW PAW, Mich. — One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart and ended... Read more on this news related to 'Drunk'
  • Drunk woman arrested after mistaking county jail for bar
    PAW PAW, Mich. (AP) — One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart and ended up in a southwestern Michigan jail cell. The Van Buren County sheriff’s department says a 39-year-old woman mistook the Van Buren County jail for […] Read more on this news related to 'Drunk'

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