verb (used with object), in·e·bri·at·ed, in·e·bri·at·ing.
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- indy, d',
Origin of inebriate
Examples from the Web for inebriated
Come inside the star-studded Globes after-parties, where inebriated A-listers mingle.Partying With the Golden Globes Stars: Taylor Swift Cuts a Rug, Ben Affleck Holds Court, and More|Marlow Stern|January 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The variety of the deaths, and how many of them that group of inebriated people could remember.
But what seemed to upset Pastor the most was that Murray had taped Jackson without his knowledge in an “inebriated” state.After the Glitter of Jackson Trial, Only Facts and Murray Sentence Remain|Amy Ephron|November 30, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia star caused a tiny kerfuffle after his inebriated appearance on The View in 2006.
Ever seen two inebriated off-duty firemen at a local pub about to come to blows?
No doubt it was the rats, inebriated by such unusual potations, which had caused the mysterious uproar.Stories of Animal Sagacity|W.H.G. Kingston
He went about the car shaking dice with other inebriated passengers, and in the course of half an hour had won $6.The Johnstown Horror|James Herbert Walker
You have the difference between the Inebriated and the Sober, displayed in their works.The Secret Glory|Arthur Machen
A strange intoxication emanated from those men, who themselves were inebriated with clamour, courage, and confidence.The Fortune of the Rougons|Emile Zola
Conscious of my inebriated condition, I was much embarrassed that my friend should find me in such a state at that late hour.On a Donkey's Hurricane Deck|R. Pitcher Woodward
verb (ɪnˈiːbrɪˌeɪt) (tr)
adjective (ɪnˈiːbrɪɪt) inebriated
Word Origin for inebriate
"drunken," c.1600, past participle adjective from inebriate.
late 15c., from Latin inebriatus, past participle of inebriare "to make drunk," from in- "in" (see in- (2)) + ebriare "make drunk," from ebrius "drunk," of unknown origin. Related: Inebriated; inebriating. Also inebriacy; inebriant (n. and adj.); inebriety; and inebrious.