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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Intoxicate  \In*tox"i*cate\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Intoxicated}; 
  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Intoxicating}.] 
  1.  To  poison;  to  drug.  --South. 
 
  2.  To  make  drunk;  to  inebriate;  to  excite  or  to  stupefy  by 
  strong  drink  or  by  a  narcotic  substance. 
 
  With  new  wine  inoxicated  both  --Milton. 
 
  3.  To  excite  to  a  transport  of  enthusiasm,  frenzy,  or 
  madness;  to  elate  unduly  or  excessively. 
 
  Intoxicated  with  the  sound  of  those  very  bells.  --G. 
  Eliot. 
 
  They  are  not  intoxicated  by  military  success. 
  --Jowett 
  (Thuc.  ). 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Intoxicating  \In*tox"i*ca`ting\,  a. 
  Producing  intoxication;  fitted  to  intoxicate;  as 
  intoxicating  liquors. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  intoxicating 
  adj  1:  able  to  intoxicate  [syn:  {intoxicant}] 
  2:  extremely  exciting  as  if  by  alcohol  or  a  narcotic  [syn:  {heady}] 




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