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intoxicated

adjective uk   /ɪnˈtɒk.sɪ.keɪ.tɪd/ us    /-ˈtɑːk.sɪ.keɪ.t̬ɪd/
formal drunk: She was charged with driving while intoxicated.Drunkenness and sobriety excited, happy, and slightly out of control because of love, success, etc.: She was understandably intoxicated by her success in the national competition.Excited, interested and enthusiastic
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