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drunken

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adjective drunk·en \ˈdrəŋ-kən\

Medical Definition of drunken

  1. 1:  drunk 1 <a drunken driver>

  2. 2a:  given to habitual excessive use of alcoholb:  of, relating to, or characterized by intoxication <drunken parties>c:  resulting from or as if from intoxication <a drunken stupor>

drunk·en·ly adverb
drunk·en·ness \-kən-nəs\play noun




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