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tipsyadjective

uk   /ˈtɪp.si/ us   /ˈtɪp.si/ informal
slightly drunk: Auntie Pat is getting a little tipsy again.
tipsily
adverb uk   /ˈtɪp.səl.i/ us   /ˈtɪp.səl.i/
tipsiness
noun [U] uk   /ˈtɪp.si.nəs/ us   /ˈtɪp.si.nəs/
(Definition of tipsy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tipsyadjective

us   /ˈtɪp·si/ infml
(Definition of tipsy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tipsy”
in Korean 술에 약간 취한…
in Arabic ثَمِل…
in Malaysian mabuk sedikit…
in French éméché…
in Chinese (Traditional) 微醉的…
in Italian brillo…
in Spanish achispado, bebido, (estar) con el puntillo…
in Vietnamese ngà ngà say…
in Portuguese embriagado, alto, alegre…
in Thai เมา…
in German beschwipst…
in Catalan alegre (begut)…
in Japanese ほろ酔いの…
in Chinese (Simplified) 微醉的…
in Indonesian agak mabuk…
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