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intoxicated

[in-tok-si-key-tid] /ɪnˈtɒk sɪˌkeɪ tɪd/
adjective
1.
affected by a substance that intoxicates; drunk; inebriated.
2.
mentally or emotionally exhilarated.
Origin
1550-1560
1550-60; intoxicate + -ed2
Related forms
intoxicatedly, adverb
half-intoxicated, adjective
semi-intoxicated, adjective
unintoxicated, adjective
Synonyms
2. rapt, enthralled.
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Word Origin and History for half intoxicated

intoxicated

adj.

1550s, "poisoned;" 1570s, "drunk," past participle adjective from intoxicate (v.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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