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Synonyms for drunkenness

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  1. drunkennessnoun


  2. drunkennessnoun

    A state of being drunk


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  1. drunkenness, inebriation, inebriety, intoxication, tipsiness, insobrietynoun

    a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of alcohol

    drinking, inebriety, alcohol addiction, inebriation, poisoning, intoxication, drink, insobriety, alcoholism, tipsiness, boozing, crapulence, toxic condition

    soberness, sobriety

  2. alcoholism, alcohol addiction, inebriation, drunkennessnoun

    habitual intoxication; prolonged and excessive intake of alcoholic drinks leading to a breakdown in health and an addiction to alcohol such that abrupt deprivation leads to severe withdrawal symptoms

    drinking, inebriety, alcohol addiction, dipsomania, inebriation, potomania, intoxication, drink, insobriety, alcoholism, boozing, crapulence, tipsiness

    soberness, sobriety

  3. drink, drinking, boozing, drunkenness, crapulencenoun

    the act of drinking alcoholic beverages to excess

    "drink was his downfall"

    alcohol addiction, inebriation, swallow, tipsiness, potable, imbibing, intoxication, crapulence, insobriety, alcoholism, drinkable, drink, imbibition, drinking, inebriety, deglutition, beverage, boozing

    soberness, sobriety

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  1. drunkennessnoun

    intoxication, inebriety, ebriety

  2. drunkennessnoun


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  1. drunkennessnoun

    intoxication, inebriety, inebriation, ebriety, ebriosity, debauch, excitement, frenzy, inflammation

    sobriety, temperance, abstinence

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  1. List of paraphrases for "drunkenness":

    intoxication, exhilaration, drunk, lust

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  1. Bertrand Russell:

    Drunkenness is temporary suicide.

  2. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness.

  3. Robert South:

    Passion is the drunkenness of the mind.

  4. William Penn:

    All excess is ill, but drunkenness is of the worst sort. It spoils health, dismounts the mind, and unmans men. It reveals secrets, is quarrelsome, lascivious, impudent, dangerous and bad.

  5. William Shakespeare:

    I hate ingratitude more in a man than lying, vainness, babbling, drunkenness, or any taint of vice whose strong corruption inhabits our frail blood.

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