Examples of intoxicant in a Sentence
The use of intoxicants and stimulants is prohibited.
He was driving under the influence of intoxicants.
Recent Examples of intoxicant from the Web
Trespassing, Brookpark Road: A Cleveland man, 26, was caught abusing harmful intoxicants Aug. 19 at Home Depot.
Many of the approximately 1,500 ecstatic revelers displayed conspicuous amounts of flesh and brazenly ingested intoxicants at a show billed as the Seasons Music Festival.
He was also taken to the hospital, where deputies immediately smelled the odor of intoxicants.
And the jury was again deadlocked on the third count: that Cosby gave Constand drugs or intoxicants—without her knowledge—to impair her.
Beer wasn’t the intoxicant of choice for a significant portion of the several thousand people at the headlining set by George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic on the opening night of the Boulevardia festival in the Stockyards District on Friday.
About six grams of marijuana were reportedly discovered in Castile’s car after the shooting and THC — the chief intoxicant in marijuana — was later found in his system.
Bunkered beneath the bucolic expanse of Blackberry Farm, the fabled gastro-utopia of the American South, lies a stockpile of intoxicants that ought to last for centuries.
The man was charged with abusing harmful intoxicants.
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First Known Use of intoxicant
Synonymsaqua vitae, ardent spirits, booze, bottle, drink, firewater, grog, hooch [slang], inebriant, alcohol, John Barleycorn, juice [slang], liquor, lush [slang], moonshine, potable, rum, sauce [slang], spirits, stimulant, strong drink, tipple
Related Wordsaperitif, bracer, chaser, digestif, nightcap; belt, load, nip, peg [British], pop, shooter, shot, slug, snifter, snort, tot, whet; cocktail, mixed drink; ale, beer, brew, brewage, brewski [slang], home brew, malt liquor, microbrew, mum, nappy [chiefly Scottish]; mead, sake (or saki), wine; barley-bree (also barley-broo) [chiefly Scottish], brandy, gin, liqueur, mao-tai, mescal, schnapps, tequila, vodka, whiskey (or whisky); Dutch courage
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