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Synonyms for drunkenness
drunk·en·ness

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. drunkennessnoun

    Synonyms:
    inebriation

  2. drunkennessnoun

    A state of being drunk

    Synonyms:
    inebriation

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

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

    a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of alcohol

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

    Antonyms:
    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

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

    Antonyms:
    soberness, sobriety

  3. drink, drinking, boozing, drunkenness, crapulencenoun

    the act of drinking alcoholic beverages to excess

    "drink was his downfall"

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

    Antonyms:
    soberness, sobriety

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. drunkennessnoun

    Synonyms:
    intoxication, inebriety, ebriety

  2. drunkennessnoun

    Synonyms:
    sottishness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. drunkennessnoun

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

    Antonyms:
    sobriety, temperance, abstinence

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "drunkenness":

    intoxication, exhilaration, drunk, lust

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#210707inebriation
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How to use drunkenness in a sentence?

  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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