• IPA: /ˈdɹʌŋkən/
  1. (archaic) past participle of drink#English|drink


  1. Drunk, in the state of intoxication after having drunk an alcoholic beverage
    • "What'll we do with the drunken sailor, ..."
  2. Given to habitual excessive use of alcohol.
  3. Characterized by or resulting from drunkenness.
    a drunken display of crude exuberance
  4. (obsolete) Saturated with liquid
    1. Applied to various spicy stir-fried dishes in Asian cuisine.
      drunken noodles; drunken duck; drunken fried rice
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drunken (drunkens, present participle drunkening; past and past participle drunkened)

  1. (ambitransitive) To make or become drunk or drunken; intoxicate

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