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drunken

view main entry for drunkenadjective [only before noun]  /ˈdrʌŋkən/
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drunkenly

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drunkenness

   noun [uncountable]
American English pronunciation: drunkennessClick to listen to the pronunciation of drunkenness
drunkenness American English pronunciation: drunkennessClick to listen to the pronunciation of drunken  noun [uncountable]Drunk: drunk, drunken, hard-drinking, hungover, alcoholic, intoxicated, inebriated, wasted, hammered, blitzed

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