inebriety

  • 1 Inebriety — In e*bri e*ty, n. [See {Inebriate}, {Ebriety}.] Drunkenness; inebriation. E. Darwin. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 inebriety — index dipsomania, inebriation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 inebriety — [in΄ē brī′ə tē] n. drunkenness; intoxication …

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  • 4 inebriety — inebriate ► VERB ▪ make drunk; intoxicate. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ drunk; intoxicated. DERIVATIVES inebriation noun inebriety noun. ORIGIN Latin inebriare intoxicate …

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  • 5 inebriety — noun Etymology: probably blend of inebriation and ebriety drunkenness Date: 1801 the state of being inebriated ; drunkenness …

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  • 6 inebriety — /in i bruy i tee/, n. drunkenness; intoxication. [1780 90; IN 2 + obs. ebriety < L ebrietas, equiv. to ebri(us) drunk + etas, var. of ITAS ITY] * * * …

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  • 7 inebriety — noun The state of being inebriated; inebriation, drunkenness …

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  • 8 inebriety — Habitual indulgence in alcoholic beverages in excessive amounts. [L. in intensive + ebrietas, drunkenness] * * * in·ebri·ety .in i brī ət ē n, pl eties the state of being inebriated esp habitual drunkenness * * * in·e·bri·e·ty (in″ə… …

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  • 9 inebriety — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. alcoholism, intoxication, insobriety; see drunkenness . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The condition of being intoxicated with alcoholic liquor: crapulence, drunkenness, inebriation, insobriety, intoxication, tipsiness. See …

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  • 10 inebriety — n. intoxication, drunkenness …

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  • 11 inebriety — n. See inebriation …

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  • 12 inebriety — n 1. drunkenness, intoxication, insobriety, inebriation, intemperance, sottedness, besot tedness, tipsiness; alcoholism, chronic alcoholism, dipsomania, habitual drunkenness, bibulousness, bibulosity, bibacity, bibaciousness, crapulence,… …

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  • 13 inebriety — in·ebri·ety …

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  • 14 inebriety — in•e•bri•e•ty [[t]ˌɪn ɪˈbraɪ ɪ ti[/t]] n. drunkenness; intoxication • Etymology: 1780–90; in II+ obs. ebriety < L ēbrietās, =ēbri(us) drunk + etās, var. of itās ity …

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  • 15 inebriety — /ɪnəˈbraɪəti/ (say inuh bruyuhtee), /ɪni / (say inee ) noun drunkenness. {in 2 + ebriety} …

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  • 16 inebriety — Same as intoxication …

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  • 17 inebriety — noun a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of alcohol • Syn: ↑drunkenness, ↑inebriation, ↑intoxication, ↑tipsiness, ↑insobriety • Ant: ↑soberness (for: ↑ …

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  • 18 inebriate —  , inebriety. inedible …

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  • 19 Drunkenness — Drunk en*ness, n. 1. The state of being drunken with, or as with, alcoholic liquor; intoxication; inebriety; used of the casual state or the habit. [1913 Webster] The Lacedemonians trained up their children to hate drunkenness by bringing a… …

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