- The definition of inebriated is drunk or intoxicated.
An example of inebriated is when you have had 20 beers.
An inebriated young man.
(comparative more inebriated, superlative most inebriated)
- Simple past tense and past participle of inebriate.
From Latin inebriatus, past participle of inebriare (“to intoxicate”), from ēbrius (“drunk”)
Variant of inebriate
transitive verbinebriated, inebriating
- to make drunk; intoxicate
- to excite; exhilarate
Origin of inebriate; from Classical Latin inebriatus, past participle of inebriare, to intoxicate ; from in-, intensive + ebriare, to make drunk ; from ebrius, drunk