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Drunk - thesaurus

Synonyms

drunk

adjective

unable to control your actions or behaviour because you have drunk too much alcohol

hard-drinking

adjective

spending a lot of time drinking alcohol

hungover

adjective

tired and ill in the morning because you drank too much alcohol the night before

alcoholic

adjective

affected by alcoholism

sloshed

adjective

informal very drunk

gone

adjective

informal no longer able to behave or think normally, usually because of alcohol or drugs

smashed

adjective

informal extremely drunk

tipsy

adjective

informal slightly drunk

plastered

adjective

informal very drunk

boozy

adjective

informal containing alcohol, drinking a lot of alcohol, or showing the effects of alcohol

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babalaas

adjective

South Africaninformal suffering from the effects of drinking too much alcohol

bevvied

adjective

Britishinformal drunk

bibulous

adjective

humorous a bibulous person enjoys drinking a lot of alcohol

bladdered

adjective

Britishinformal drunk

blind drunk

extremely drunk

blotto

adjective

spoken very drunk

buzz

noun

mainly Americaninformal a pleasant feeling of being slightly drunk

drunk as a skunk/lord

very drunk

drunken

adjective

a drunken person is drunk. This word shows that you do not like people being drunk.

drunken

adjective

involving or caused by someone being drunk

far gone

adjective

informal extremely drunk, ill, or crazy

half-cut

adjective

Britishinformal rather drunk

hammered

adjective

very informal completely drunk

inebriated

adjective

formal drunk

intemperate

adjective

formal tending to drink too much alcohol

intoxicated

adjective

formal drunk

in your cups

drunk

legless

adjective

Britishinformal very drunk

loaded

adjective

mainly Americanvery informal extremely drunk

merry

adjective

Britishinformal slightly drunk

off the wagon

drinking alcohol again after not drinking for a period of time

on the piss

impolite spending time drinking a lot of alcohol

out of it

not conscious of what is happening, especially because you are drunk or have taken drugs

over the limit

having drunk more alcohol than is legally allowed when driving a vehicle

paralytic

adjective

Britishinformal very drunk

pickled

adjective

informal old-fashioned drunk

pie-eyed

adjective

informal old-fashioned very drunk

pissed

adjective

impoliteBritish drunk

rat-arsed

adjective

Britishvery informal very drunk

slaughtered

adjective

Britishinformal extremely drunk

soused

adjective

informal very drunk

sozzled

adjective

Britishhumorous very drunk

squiffy

adjective

Britishinformal old-fashioned slightly drunk

steaming

adjective

Scottishinformal very drunk

stewed

adjective

very informal drunk

stoned

adjective

informal old-fashioned very drunk

stonkered

adjective

Australianinformal extremely drunk

tanked up

adjective

Britishvery informal extremely drunk

tiddly

adjective

Britishinformal slightly drunk

tight

adjective

informal old-fashioned drunk

trashed

adjective

very informal very drunk

under the influence

drunk

wasted

adjective

informal someone who is wasted is very drunk or has taken a lot of drugs

well-oiled

adjective

informalBritish drunk

whacked out

Britishinformal not thinking clearly or behaving normally because of alcohol or drugs

the worse for wear

drunk

wrecked

adjective

informal very drunk

BuzzWord

gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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