drunkenness definition

  • noun:
    • a situation of being intoxicated
    • hawaii of being drunken with, or much like, alcohol liquor; intoxication; inebriety; -- made use of associated with the casual condition or perhaps the routine.
    • Disorder of this traits, resembling intoxication by liquors; irritation; frenzy; rage.
    • hawaii of being drunk, or overpowered by intoxicants; the practice of indulging in intoxicants; intoxication; inebriation.
    • Disorder of this faculties resembling intoxication; intense excitement; frenzy; rage.
    • In mech., unsteadiness, crookedness, or inequality of pitch in a screw, such that the nut either wabbles or doesn't advance at a consistent rate.
    • habitual intoxication; extended and excessive intake of alcohol drinks resulting in a dysfunction in health and an addiction to liquor such that abrupt starvation results in severe withdrawal symptoms
    • the work of ingesting alcohol based drinks to excess
    • a temporary state resulting from exorbitant usage of alcoholic beverages

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