Synonyms for drunkenness:
Other synonyms and related words:
deglutition, imbibition, jag, crapulence, intemperateness, drinkable, potomania, hangover, drink, indecency, overindulgence, alcohol addiction, beverage, imbibing, Insobriety, potable, tipsiness, poisoning.
alcohol abuse (noun)
Usage examples for drunkenness:
- Drunkenness is a sin. - "The Key To Peace", A. Marie Miles.
- As for drunkenness, I say again that I did not see much of it, and I heard less, though that might have been because I did not look or listen in the right places. - "London Films", W.D. Howells.
- That personal cleanliness should be preserved, as far as was practicable; that profane language should be avoided; that drunkenness should not be allowed; that theft should be severely punished, and that no smoking should be permitted between decks, by day or night, on account of the annoyance which it caused the sick. - "American Prisoners of the Revolution", Danske Dandridge.