inebriate


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Synonyms for inebriate

Synonyms for inebriate

make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)

become drunk or drink excessively

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Tracy's book is to address this often-neglected subject, concentrating on the years between the founding of the American Association for the Cure of Inebriates (AACI) in 1870 and the formal beginning of National Prohibition in 1920.
Through the meticulous analysis of such words as dipsomania, inebriety, and alcoholism, Tracy discusses social and legal changes that moved drunkards out of jails and mental institutions and into private and state-supported facilities devoted to the curing of inebriates.
In the summer of 1864, when Turner was 42, the New York State Inebriate Asylum opened its doors.
Joseph Edward Turner, was possessed with the idea of building an asylum for inebriates.
They may have to explain repeatedly to the inebriate what a sober person could comprehend on the first try.
In short, officers who treat an obnoxious, smelly inebriate with patience now may be avoiding a fight--or worse--later.
Thus California's first fully public inebriate asylum vanished before receiving a patient.
5) He nimbly charts the transition from inebriate home to inebriate asylum to industrial hospitals and farm colonies for inebriates between 1840 and 1920.
Cloud-area projects that will benefit include The Salvation Army s transitional housing, the River Crest home for chronic inebriates and the St.
Local inebriates gather at the Flying Swan on Christmas Eve as a blizzard rages outside.
If they seriously want to tackle drink-fuelled anti-social behaviour, they could use existing legislation such as the Inebriates Act to tackle those responsible.
Only attraction is from late-bars by the score, Earning dubious income from inebriates galore.
The municipality subleases from the state and operates space connected to the jail for the intake of public inebriates.
Since a marriage license witnesses to the informed consent of both partners, children, inebriates and animals do not qualify.
Under the Inebriates Act of 1898 anyone supplying the 55-year-old - called Wheelchair Billy - with alcohol over the next three years will be fined.