American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Sickness caused by excessive eating or drinking.
- n. Excessive indulgence; intemperance.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Drunkenness; a surfeit, or the sickness following drunkenness.
- n. sickness or indisposition caused by excessive eating or drinking
- n. intemperance; debauchery; excessive indulgence
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. The sickness occasioned by intemperance; surfeit.
- n. the act of drinking alcoholic beverages to excess
- From Latin crapula. (Wiktionary)
- From crapulent, sick from gluttony, from Late Latin crāpulentus, very drunk, from Latin crāpula, intoxication, from Greek kraipalē. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Jonathan Karl is back today, as we wait for Christiane Amanpour to join us on Sunday and either get inexorably sucked into its crapulence and end up looking like the "Nightly ... at the Bellagio" version of her former self, or make my Sunday mornings a much better place.”
“Suddenly, he is Ground Zero for so much media crapulence.”
“Instead, her failures are Bush-like in their breath-taking crapulence.”
“Got to his shop and check out the SIDE view of this crapulence!”
“The fact that most Americans still think it's a toss-up shows the crapulence of your media.”
“I don't know whether those who struggle endlessly against life's rough tides are more "spiritual" than the ones who wallow and finally drown in their own reeking crapulence.”
“Ergo, you continue to drift in the Sea of Pointlessness, a basin filled with the sloshing of your own crapulence.”
“Terrell Owens takes his unique brand of team-destroying crapulence to the Buffalo Bills.”
“TheStar. com | entertainment | DOWNLOAD SINGLE OF THE WEEK: Underworld's new album, Oblivion With Bells, takes a steep nosedive into crapulence around the halfway point, so perhaps it's best to employ a bit of judicious, iPod-era editing on approach to safeguard the aging techno duo's heretofore untarnished reputation.”
“Smithers had thwarted my earlier attempt to take candy from a baby, but with him out of the picture, I was free to wallow in my own crapulence.”
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