inebriety

noun
in·​ebri·​ety | \ ˌi-ni-ˈbrī-ə-tē How to pronounce inebriety (audio) \

Definition of inebriety

: the state of being inebriated : drunkenness

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Examples of inebriety in a Sentence

there were times during her bouts of inebriety when she actually thought that her boyfriend's jokes were funny

First Known Use of inebriety

1801, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for inebriety

probably blend of inebriation and ebriety drunkenness

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The first known use of inebriety was in 1801

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“Inebriety.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inebriety. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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inebriety

noun
in·​ebri·​ety | \ ˌin-i-ˈbrī-ət-ē How to pronounce inebriety (audio) \
plural inebrieties

Medical Definition of inebriety

: the state of being inebriated especially : habitual drunkenness

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