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Definition 1: a chronic drinker - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for drunk in the sense of this definition

(drunk is a kind of ...) a person who drinks alcoholic beverages (especially to excess)

(... is a kind of drunk ) a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually

Definition 2: someone who is intoxicated - [noun denoting person]

(drunk is a kind of ...) a person who drinks alcoholic beverages (especially to excess)

(... is a kind of drunk ) someone arrested on the charge of being drunk and disorderly

"they delivered the drunk-and-disorderlies to the county jail"

Definition 3: stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol) - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where drunk or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a noisy crowd of intoxicated sailors
  • helplessly inebriated

Synonyms for drunk in the sense of this definition

(drunk is similar to ...) used of riotously drunken merrymaking

"a night of bacchanalian revelry" "carousing bands of drunken soldiers" "orgiastic festivity"

(drunk is similar to ...) smelling of beer

(drunk is similar to ...) very drunk

(drunk is similar to ...) slightly intoxicated

(drunk is similar to ...) given to or marked by the consumption of alcohol

"a bibulous fellow" "a bibulous evening" "his boozy drinking companions" "thick boozy singing" "a drunken binge" "two drunken gentlemen holding each other up" "sottish behavior"

(drunk is similar to ...) under the influence of narcotics

"knocked out by doped wine" "a drugged sleep" "were under the effect of the drugged sweets" "in a stuperous narcotized state"

(drunk is similar to ...) British informal for `intoxicated'

(drunk is similar to ...) slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana)

(drunk is similar to ...) under the influence of narcotics

Definition 4: as if under the influence of alcohol - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where drunk or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • felt intoxicated by her success
  • drunk with excitement

Synonyms for drunk in the sense of this definition

(drunk is similar to ...) in an aroused state

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