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intoxicant

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noun in·tox·i·cant \in-ˈtäk-si-kənt\

Simple Definition of intoxicant

  • : something (such as an acoholic drink) that causes people to become excited or confused and less able to control what they say or do : an intoxicating substance

Full Definition of intoxicant

  1. :  something that intoxicates; especially :  an alcoholic drink

intoxicant adjective

Examples of intoxicant

  1. The use of intoxicants and stimulants is prohibited.

  2. He was driving under the influence of intoxicants.



1863

First Known Use of intoxicant

1863


Medical Dictionary

intoxicant

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noun in·tox·i·cant \in-ˈtäk-si-kənt\

Medical Definition of intoxicant

  1. :  something that intoxicates; especially :  an alcoholic drink—called also inebriant

  2. intoxicant adjective





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