drunk drunk  /d ˈrəŋk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a single serving of a beverage
  2. (n) the act of drinking alcoholic beverages to excess
  3. (n) any liquid suitable for drinking
  4. (n) any large deep body of water
  5. (n) the act of swallowing
  6. (v) take in liquids
  7. (v) consume alcohol
  8. (v) propose a toast to
  9. (v) be fascinated or spell-bound by; pay close attention to
  10. (v) drink excessive amounts of alcohol; be an alcoholic
  11. (n) a chronic drinker
  12. (n) someone who is intoxicated
  13. (adj) stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol)
  14. (adj) as if under the influence of alcohol

Usage(s):

  1. A new study says a simple state law that revokes drunk drivers' licenses has a significant deterring effect and can save 800 lives a year.
  2. The truth is we all do stupid things when we're drunk but we all want to do stupid things.
  3. One word for a drunk in Japanese is toratiger.

News

  1. Drunk Janesville Teacher Will Not Face Criminal Charges

    JANESVILLE- A Janesville teacher who was drunk during a fourth grade field trip will not face criminal charges.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WTVO - WQRF Rockford

  2. HCSO: Drunk driver charged in fatal, chain-reaction crash on Highway 6

    HOUSTON—A drunk driver caused a fatal chain-reaction crash on Highway 6 Saturday night, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. Aaron Jaques, 22, was charged with intoxication manslaughter. Deputies said Aaron Jaques was speeding northbound in the 7500 block of North State Highway 6 around 11:30 p.m. when he slammed his Dodge Charger into the back of a slower moving pickup truck. The ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: KHOU 11 Houston

  3. Drunk driver charged in wreck that killed 1, injured 3

    Drunk driver charged in wreck that killed 1, injured 3 Houston Chronicle Copyright 2013 Houston Chronicle. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 5:11 pm, Sunday, June 16, 2013 Aaron Jaques, 22, was driving a 2009 Dodge Charger northbound in the 7500 block of State Highway 6 north of Sugar Land about 11:30 p.m. when he rear ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle

Quotes

  1. In 2003, the actor told Rolling Stone that he lived in "the homicide capital of the Southwest," and he complained about the locals in the area by claiming that 80 percent "of the people in my county are drunk."
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Val Kilmer Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

  2. As he introduced one-time wild man Colin Farrell, Ricky said: "The great thing about the Golden Globes is that it crushes prejudice and stereotypes. A particular stereotype is that Irishmen are drunk, hairy hellraises. Now please welcome Colin...
    on Jan 18, 2010 By: Ricky Gervais Source: Eleven

  3. "I have a responsibility and it's something that I did wrong, and if I could personally apologize to every single person that has lost a loved one from drunk driving I would," Richie said. "Unfortunately I can't, but this is my way of paying...
    on Jul 31, 2007 By: Nicole Richie Source: Reuters India

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