1. [ noun ] a drunken reveller; a devotee of Bacchus
Synonyms: bacchant
Related terms: fan
2. [ noun ] someone who engages in drinking bouts
Synonyms: drunken_reveller bacchant drunken_reveler
Related terms: drinker
3. [ adjective ] used of riotously drunken merrymaking
Synonyms: bacchic carousing orgiastic bacchanalian

"a night of bacchanalian revelry" "carousing bands of drunken soldiers" "orgiastic festivity"

Related terms: intoxicated
4. [ noun ] a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity
Synonyms: debauch saturnalia debauchery riot bacchanalia drunken_revelry orgy
Related terms: revel carouse
Similar spelling:   bacchanalia