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intoxicated

[ in-tok-si-key-tid ]
/ ɪnˈtɒk sɪˌkeɪ tɪd /
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adjective
affected by a substance that intoxicates; drunk; inebriated.
mentally or emotionally exhilarated.

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Origin of intoxicated

First recorded in 1550–60; intoxicate + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM intoxicated

in·tox·i·cat·ed·ly, adverbhalf-in·tox·i·cat·ed, adjectivesem·i-in·tox·i·cat·ed, adjectiveun·in·tox·i·cat·ed, adjective
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