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intoxicated

adjective in·tox·i·cat·ed \-sə-ˌkā-təd\

: affected by alcohol or drugs

Full Definition of INTOXICATED

:  affected by or as if by alcohol :  drunk
in·tox·i·cat·ed·ly \-ˌkā-təd-lē\ adverb

Examples of INTOXICATED

  1. He appeared to be very intoxicated.
  2. Driving while intoxicated is illegal.

First Known Use of INTOXICATED

1576

Related to INTOXICATED

Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms

finish, gimlet, mull, sake, setup, sommelier, syllabub, vintner, wassail
Medical Dictionary

intoxicated

adjective in·tox·i·cat·ed \-sə-ˌkāt-əd\

Medical Definition of INTOXICATED

:  affected by an intoxicant and especially by alcohol

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