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inebriated

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Definition to be drunk (with alcohol)
  • If the worst of what she left on Earth was a legacy of inebriated support, it was a good legacy in my book.
    Alice Sebold  --  The Lovely Bones
  • Mike allowed the inebriated grin to stay on his face.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • Jones too was dead — he had died in an inebriates' home in another part of the country.
    George Orwell  --  Animal Farm
  • The many people and the diverse wounds had so inebriated mine eyes that they were fain to stay for weeping.
    Dante Alighieri  --  Dante's Inferno
  • There are people everywhere, and most of them are inebriated by noon.
    Veronica Roth  --  Divergent
  • All the way down, the thought that John might still be in the house, inebriated and feeling his Schlitz, caused me a great deal of anxiety.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • The anticipation of exploring her bodily treasures was inebriating.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • After I asked for Patsy more than a dozen times, an inebriated voice screamed back that she wasn't there, before dropping the phone.
    Dave Peizer  --  A Man Named Dave
  • There is, in fact, in the matter of inebriety, white magic and black magic; wine is only white magic.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • To a self-possessed young man inebriated with the unfolding drama of his own life, all of this held enormous appeal.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • Shouldn't I feel inebriated?
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Identical
  • Except the bullfighting inebriate there is only one person in the company who looks more than, say, thirty-three.
    George Bernard Shaw  --  Man And Superman
  • But Clara talking, Clara telling a slender tale of a hatpin and an inebriated man and herself....
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  This Side of Paradise
  • In my inebriated and stoned ego-busted state, any girl would have felt good to me.
    Simone Elkeles  --  Perfect Chemistry
  • Up close the colonel was more inebriated than I had surmised, his sleepy eyes opaque.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life
  • Drusus took the inebriate in his arms.
    Lew Wallace  --  Ben Hur
  • "When your mother arrived," he says in a confidential tone, "she was quite inebriated ....
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • He was a man who would have made a success of life a century and a half ago when conversation was a passport to good company and inebriety no bar.
    W. Somerset Maugham  --  Of Human Bondage
  • "Oh, no, you don't," said the man, his voice thick with inebriated indignation.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • Effie gives a little wave to two Capitol attendants who have an inebriated Haymitch propped up between them.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Catching Fire

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