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Synonyms for inebriety

the condition of being intoxicated with alcoholic liquor

Synonyms for inebriety

a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of alcohol

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Young, "Adaptability in Sexual Offenders at Convict Prisons and its Relation to Alcohol," British Journal of Inebriety, 27 (1929), pp.
The mixing of moral and medical also derived from concepts within the study of insanity, for example, Prichard's concept of moral insanity, and was carried over to discussion of the concept of inebriety, which we discuss subsequently (Berridge, 1999).
Her fear of consequences stemming from further liaisons with drinkers and her disgust at Gowan's inebriety, however, situate her within the realm of women non-drinkers.
And the explanation in a detailed and general manner of one point is obscure to me: [this point is] how to treat a drunk or how to treat him when his inebriety overcomes him, when his friend is inattentive and his claimer is awakened.
As early as 1904, the American Association for the Study and Cure of Inebriety staff published the first report on the deleterious effects of combining alcoholic consumption and motor car driving.
15] Such a commitment was predicated on the presiding judge's determination that the "dipsomaniac" (16) was not "of bad repute or of bad character, apart from his habits of inebriety.
To the literati, whose social standing did not permit inebriety, an image of an intoxicated farmer may have symbolized a free spirit; for the court painter, such images may have communicated the prosperity enjoyed by the agricultural workforce.
In the United States, alcohol has been associated with traffic crashes for more than 100 years, as indicated by the publication of the first scientific report on the effect of drinking by operators of "motorized wagons" in 1904 (Quarterly Journal of Inebriety 1904).
pronounced tendency to inebriety of any racial group except the
A century or more ago, the British doctor Norman Kerr, who founded the Society for the Study of Inebriety, asked if inebriation was 'a sin, a crime, a vice or a disease?
Mulhall, "The Cigarette Habit," Quarterly Journal of Inebriety 20 (1895), abstracted in the American Journal of Insanity 52 (1896): 430.
A man perpetually in the paroxysm and fears of inebriety is like a half-drowned stupid wretch condemned to labour unceasingly in water; but a now-and-then tribute to Bacchus is like the cold bath, bracing and invigorating.
Psychologically, the mental states of those anonymous and pseudonymous online debaters are like having the valiancy in inebriety while just a little more sober than a drunkard.
Bannister exhibited a specimen of brutified inebriety, where the mental and corporeal faculties were equally subdued.