- sickness caused by excess in drinking or eating
- gross intemperance, esp. in drinking
Origin of crapulencefrom crapulent from Late Latin crapulentus from Classical Latin crapula: see crapulous
- Sickness caused by excessive eating or drinking.
- Excessive indulgence; intemperance.
Origin of crapulenceFrom crapulent sick from gluttony from Late Latin crāpulentus very drunk from Latin crāpula intoxication from Greek kraipalē