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inebriety

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noun in·ebri·ety \ˌi-ni-ˈbrī-ə-tē\

Definition of inebriety

  1. :  the state of being inebriated :  drunkenness



Examples of inebriety

  1. <there were times during her bouts of inebriety when she actually thought that her boyfriend's jokes were funny>



Origin of inebriety

probably blend of inebriation and ebriety drunkenness


First Known Use: 1801

Rhymes with inebriety


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inebriety

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noun in·ebri·ety \ˌin-i-ˈbrī-ət-ē\

Medical Definition of inebriety

plural in·ebri·eties

  1. :  the state of being inebriated; especially :  habitual drunkenness




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