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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Excitement beyond the bounds of sobriety; A temporary state resulting from consuming excessive amounts of alcohol; The physiological state produced by a poison or other substances.

Usage examples (35)
  • The intoxication of wealth and power
  • The diagnosis of TCE intoxication is based on a history of exposure.
  • Keeping that pace, that level of intoxication, is the challenge I enjoy.
  • John Horan of Sporting Goods Intelligence says the shoe intoxication is unique to the NBA. for more
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