- Present participle of inebriate.
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
a drunken person, esp. a drunkard