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synonyms for drunkenness

  • intoxication
  • alcoholism
  • boozing
  • crapulence
  • dipsomania
  • inebriation
  • insobriety
  • intemperance
  • tipsiness

antonyms for drunkenness

MOST RELEVANT
  • abstinence
  • soberness
  • sobriety
  • temperance
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How to use drunkenness in a sentence

The heat of drunkenness is the stumblingblock of the fool, lessening strength and causing wounds.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Woe to you that rise up early in the morning to follow drunkenness, and to drink in the evening, to be inflamed with wine.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
There were many knots of men under the broad roof over the pavement, but in spite of the ubiquitous saloon no drunkenness.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
His fraud would be still greater if he had designedly caused the drunkenness of the other.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
A thirst drowned in drunkenness'; F. 'C'est la soif qui tous jors est ivre.'
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
Another cause for divorce, quite generally recognized, is habitual drunkenness.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
They are hideous and terrible paintings of drunkenness, but without the morality of Hogarth.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
It came to Lowell in a flash that Bill's arrogance sprang from something deeper than mere conceit or drunkenness.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
Then, one night Bud dreamed again of Marie, and awoke with an insistent craving for the oblivion of drunkenness.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
That he tolerated drunkenness in Bud now would have been rather surprising to any one who knew Cash well.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
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WORDS RELATED TO DRUNKENNESS

  • addiction
  • alcohol addiction
  • alcohol dependence
  • crapulence
  • dipsomania
  • drunkenness
  • methomania
  • problem drinking
  • substance abuse
  • vinosity
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.