1. [ verb ] become drunk; drink excessively
Synonyms: hit_it_up soak souse
Related terms: drink alcoholism alcoholic
2. [ verb ] make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)
Synonyms: soak intoxicate
Related terms: affect befuddle drunkard alcohol drunkenness alcoholism
3. [ verb ] fill with sublime emotion; tickle pink (exhilarate is obsolete in this usage)
Synonyms: exalt thrill beatify exhilarate

"The children were thrilled at the prospect of going to the movies" "He was inebriated by his phenomenal success"

Related terms: elate archaism exhilaration ecstasy frisson thrill
4. [ noun ] a chronic drinker
Synonyms: drunk drunkard sot rummy
Related terms: drinker alcoholic intoxicate
Similar spelling:   inebriated