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Adjective: intoxicated  in'tók-su,key-tid
  1. Stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol)
    "a noisy crowd of intoxicated sailors";
    - drunk, inebriated, inebriate
     
  2. Elated or emboldened as if under the influence of alcohol
    "felt intoxicated by her success";
    - drunk
Verb: intoxicate  in'tók-si,keyt
  1. Fill with high spirits; fill with optimism
    "Music can intoxicate your spirits";
    - elate, lift up, uplift, pick up
     
  2. Make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)
    - soak, inebriate
     
  3. Have an intoxicating effect on, of a drug

See also: bacchanal, bacchanalian, bacchic, beery, besotted [archaic], bevvied [Brit], bibulous, bladdered [Brit], blind drunk, blitzed, blotto, bombed, boozy, carousing, cockeyed, crocked [N. Amer], doped, drugged, drunk, drunken, excited, fried [N. Amer], fuddled, half-seas-over [Brit], hammered, high, hopped-up, juiced [N. Amer], legless [Brit], liquored up [N. Amer], lit, loaded [N. Amer], mellow, merry, mullered [Brit], narcotised [Brit], narcotized, orgiastic, out of it [Brit], paralytic [Brit], pickled, pie-eyed, pixilated, pixillated, plastered, slopped, sloshed, smashed, soaked, sottish, soused, sozzled, squiffed, squiffy, steaming, stewed, stiff, stinko, stoned, stonkered [Austral, NZ], swacked [N. Amer], tanked up, three sheets to the wind, tiddley, tiddly [Brit], tight, tipsy, trashed, trolleyed [Brit], wasted, wet

Type of: affect, excite, poison, shake, shake up, stimulate, stir

Antonym: sober

Encyclopedia: Intoxicated

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