affected by alcohol to the extent of losing control of one's faculties or behavior.
Using drunk: Examples
Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "drunk" can be used in various situations through the following examples!
He was so drunk that he couldn't stand up.
She got drunk at the party and made a fool of herself.
The driver was arrested for drunk driving.
I don't like being around drunk people.
drunk Synonyms and Antonyms
Phrases with drunk
He tried to get her drunk so he could take advantage of her.
He came home from the party drunk as a skunk.
He spent the night in the drunk tank after getting into a fight at the bar.
Summary: drunk in Brief
The term 'drunk' [drʌŋk] describes a state of being affected by alcohol to the point of losing control of one's faculties or behavior. It is often used to describe someone who has had too much to drink, as in 'She got drunk at the party and made a fool of herself.' Synonyms include 'intoxicated,' 'inebriated,' and 'tipsy,' while antonyms include 'sober' and 'abstemious.' Phrases like 'get someone drunk' and 'drunk as a skunk' are also common.