drunken definition

  • adjective:
    • Delirious with or like with powerful beverage; intoxicated.
    • constantly drunk.
    • Of, involving, or happening during intoxication: a drunken brawl. See Usage Note at drunk.
    • prepared with wine or another liquor: drunken mushrooms.
    • Drunk, within the state of intoxication after having drunk an alcoholic beverage
    • Overcome by powerful drink; intoxicated by, or since by, spirituous liquor; inebriated.
    • Saturated with liquid or moisture; drenched.
    • related to, or continuing from, intoxication.
    • provided to or marked because of the usage of alcoholic beverages
  • others:
    • afflicted with or just as if by powerful beverage; intoxicated; drunk.
    • provided to drunkenness; habitually intemperate: because, he is a drunken, worthless fellow.
    • Proceeding from intoxication; done in circumstances of drunkenness: because, a drunken quarrel.
    • performing like drunk: used by workmen to a screw the thread of which is irregular and produces an unsteadiness of movement in fan.
    • yielding intoxication, or used in production intoxicants, as certain plants—for instance, the betel-nut, labeled as drunken day, the darnel, labeled as drunken ryegrass.

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