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inebriate

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transitive verb ine·bri·ate \in-ˈē-brē-ˌāt\

Medical Definition of inebriate

inebriated; inebriating

  1. :  to make drunk :  intoxicate

inebriation \-ˌē-brē-ˈā-shən\play noun



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inebriate

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adjective ine·bri·ate \in-ˈē-brē-ət, -ˌāt\

Medical Definition of inebriate

  1. 1:  affected by alcohol :  drunk

  2. 2:  addicted to excessive drinking




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inebriate

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noun ine·bri·ate \-ət\

Medical Definition of inebriate

  1. :  one who is drunk; especially :  drunkard





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