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drunken

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˈdrʌŋ.kən/ disapproving
A drunken person is (often) under the influence of alcohol: She was convicted of murdering her drunken and allegedly violent husband. The square filled up with drunken baseball fans. used to describe a situation in which a lot of alcohol has been drunk: a drunken brawl He came home and fell into a drunken stupor (= sleep).
drunkenly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
He staggered drunkenly toward the door.
drunkenness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
Translations of “drunken”
in Chinese (Traditional) 常醉酒的, 醉醺醺的, 酗酒的…
in Russian пьяный…
in Turkish içkili, sarhoş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 常醉酒的, 醉醺醺的, 酗酒的…
in Polish pijany, pijacki…
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