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inebriate

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

being under the influence of alcohol
  • those inebriate sports fans who yell and scream throughout the game

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inebriate

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of inebriate (Entry 2 of 2)

a person who makes a habit of getting drunk
  • having performed in countless bars and clubs, the stand-up comedian was used to being heckled by inebriates in the back of the house

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“Inebriate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inebriate. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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