Examples of inebriated in a Sentence
- Three cowboys, complete with hats and six-shooters, were downing beer and blasting away at empty cans and an old television set. … Their voices—and their aim—made it clear they were totally inebriated. —Warren Faidley, Storm Chaser, 1996
- The creamery manager, it seems, staggered to his car, but was too inebriated to even start the engine … —Edna O'Brien, New Yorker, 23 Jan. 1989
- Monty Python's Terry Jones—a medieval scholar as well as an accomplished lunatic—springs from the tradition of Andersen and the brothers Grimm like a slightly inebriated chameleon, adding new color and his own whacky humor to the classic style and form of the fairy tale. —Carol Van Strum, New York Times Book Review, 16 Jan. l983
He was clearly inebriated when he left the bar.
after a night spent partying, the fraternity brothers were all severely inebriated
Recent Examples of inebriated from the Web
In theory, the app would be able to pick up on cues–when and where the car was requested, what kinds of typos were made, and how steadily the user held their phone in the process of hailing a car–to determined if a rider might be inebriated.
Ooooh, as is hat-wearing, probably-inebriated Bradley Cooper.
Also, in the show's third episode, the two got into an argument after a night of drinking that saw an inebriated Jeff jumping from the vehicle in which they were being driven, determined to walk home to Covington from Belle Chasse.
At first, Malkovich’s Grigor reminded us a bit of an inebriated Uncle Junior from The Sopranos — if Junior had been rich and constantly drunk.
Reclining on a lawn chair behind her, half out of sight, is Logan, inebriated and injecting a drug into his arm.
Two inebriated men were found inside the 2015 Toyota RAV4 -- a South Euclid man, 26, in the front passenger seat and a Cleveland Heights man, 27, in the back seat, where the car keys were found.
The other characters, who had so eagerly awaited his arrival, wind up hostile to and disappointed with their usually inebriated pal, who has dared to go on the wagon and be really, really serious.
In the studio with Tyner, an inebriated ODB passed along a tape, asking to rap over it.
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INEBRIATED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inebriated for English Language Learners
: affected by drinking too much alcohol
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