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besotted


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Besotted  \Be*sot"ted\,  a. 
  Made  sottish,  senseless,  or  infatuated;  characterized  by 
  drunken  stupidity,  or  by  infatuation;  stupefied.  ``Besotted 
  devotion.''  --Sir  W.  Scott.  --  {Be*sot"ted*ly},  adv  -- 
  {Be*sot"ted*ness},  n.  --Milton. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Besot  \Be*sot"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Besotted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Besotting}.] 
  To  make  sottish;  to  make  dull  or  stupid;  to  stupefy;  to 
  infatuate. 
 
  Fools  besotted  with  their  crimes.  --Hudibras. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  besotted 
  adj  :  slang  for  `drunk'  [syn:  {blind},  {blind  drunk},  {blotto},  {crocked}, 
  {fuddled},  {loaded},  {pissed},  {pixilated},  {plastered}, 
  {potty},  {slopped},  {sloshed},  {smashed},  {soaked},  {soused}, 
  {sozzled},  {squiffy},  {stiff},  {tiddly},  {tiddley},  {tight}, 
  {tipsy},  {wet}] 




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