from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To make drunk; intoxicate.
- transitive v. To exhilarate or stupefy as if with alcohol.
- adj. Intoxicated.
- n. An intoxicated person.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person who is intoxicated, especially one who is habitually drunk.
- v. To cause to be drunk.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To make drunk; to intoxicate.
- transitive v. Fig.: To disorder the senses of; to exhilarate or elate as if by spirituous drink; to deprive of sense and judgment; also, to stupefy.
- intransitive v. To become drunk.
- adj. Intoxicated; drunk; habitually given to drink; stupefied.
- n. One who is drunk or intoxicated; esp., an habitual drunkard.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To make drunk; intoxicate.
- Figuratively, to exhilarate extravagantly; intoxicate mentally or emotionally.
- Drunk; intoxicated, literally or figuratively.
- n. A habitual drunkard.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. fill with sublime emotion
- n. a chronic drinker
- v. become drunk or drink excessively
- v. make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)
Latin inēbriāre, inēbriāt- : in-, intensive pref.; + ēbriāre, to intoxicate (from ēbrius, drunk).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin inebriare, from ebrius, drunk (Wiktionary)