inebriation

[ verb in-ee-bree-eyt, ih-nee-; noun, adjective in-ee-bree-it, ih-nee- ]SEE DEFINITION OF inebriation
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR INEBRIATION

On this last point, of inebriation, this is certainly a wonderful camp.

But it is the women who practise this form of inebriation of whom I would now speak.

He describes the pleasures of inebriation with similar frankness.

For the state of Inebriation may even pass on into coma, and death.

The Indians drank of the liquor, and remained in a state of inebriation during several days.

Mollie looked for her father, and with Noddy's help she found him in the hold, senseless in his inebriation.

His pleasure is to make his guests tipsy, and to tell everybody how and when the period of inebriation arose.

The passion of violence produced by inebriation will not always, or indeed often, afford any clue to character.

The sensation was profound and sharp, without any sweetness whatever—a revulsion, a storm, a sort of inebriation.

Awaking from a state of inebriation, he knew that Ham had beheld his nakedness and "told his two brethren."

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, from Late Latin inebriationem (nominative inebriatio), noun of action from past participle stem of inebriare (see inebriate).

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