browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
inebriation

more about inebriation

inebriation


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inebriation  \In*e`bri*a"tion\,  n.  [L.  inebriatio.] 
  The  condition  of  being  inebriated;  intoxication; 
  figuratively,  deprivation  of  sense  and  judgment  by  anything 
  that  exhilarates,  as  success.  --Sir  T.  Browne. 
 
  Preserve  him  from  the  inebriation  of  prosperity. 
  --Macaulay. 
 
  Syn:  See  {Drunkenness}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  inebriation 
  n  :  a  temporary  state  resulting  from  excessive  consumption  of 
  alcohol  [syn:  {drunkenness},  {inebriety},  {intoxication}, 
  {tipsiness}]  [ant:  {soberness}] 




more about inebriation