(as) drunk as a skunk

Definition of (as) drunk as a skunk


  1. :  extremely drunk

Word by Word Definitions

  1. : past participle ofdrink

  1. :  having the faculties impaired by alcohol

    :  having a level of alcohol in the blood that exceeds a maximum prescribed by law

    :  dominated by an intense feeling

  1. :  a period of drinking to intoxication or of being intoxicated

    :  one who is drunk

    :  drunkard

  1. :  any of various common omnivorous black-and-white New World mammals (especially genus Mephitis) of the weasel family that have a pair of perineal glands from which a secretion of pungent and offensive odor is ejected

    :  the fur of a skunk

    :  an obnoxious or disliked person

  1. :  defeat

    :  to prevent entirely from scoring or succeeding :  shut out

    :  to fail to pay

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capable of being understood in two ways

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