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drunken

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of drunken

  1. 1 being under the influence of alcohol the drunken revelers made sure to take taxis home instead of trying to drive Synonyms of drunken besotted, blasted [slang], blind, blitzed [slang], blotto [slang], bombed, boozy, canned [slang], cockeyed, crocked, drunk, fried, gassed, hammered [slang], high, impaired, inebriate, inebriated, intoxicated, juiced [slang], lit, lit up, loaded [slang], looped, oiled [slang], pickled, pie-eyed, plastered, potted [slang], ripped [slang], sloshed [slang], smashed [slang], sottish, soused, sozzled, squiffed (or squiffy), stewed, stiff, stinking [slang], stoned, tanked [slang], tiddly [chiefly British], tight, tipsy, wasted [slang], wet, wiped out [slang]Words Related to drunken maudlin; beery; befuddled, bleary-eyed, crapulous, dopey (also dopy), rocky, strung out, stupefied; debauched, dissipated, dissolute; alcoholic, bibulous, dipsomaniacalNear Antonyms of drunken abstemious, abstinent, dry, temperate, teetotal; clearheaded, cool, level, steadyAntonyms of drunken sober, straight

  2. 2 given to excessive use of alcoholic beverages drunken ne'er-do-wells who had been pressed into service in the British navy Synonyms of drunken bibulous, crapulous, intemperate, sottishWords Related to drunken debauched, dissipated, dissolute; drunk, high, inebriated, intoxicated, loaded [slang], soused, tipsyNear Antonyms of drunken clearheaded, sober, straight; abstemious, abstinent, teetotalAntonyms of drunken temperate



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