New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: drink · dunk · trunk · drunken · debunk · trunks · drunkard · -run · brink · brunt
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drunk is a grammatical form of: drink »

drunk

1. adjective intoxicated2. adjective (of behaviour) drunken3. adjective in grip of strong emotion4. noun habitual drinker5. noun person who is drunk
phrases
1 adjective intoxicatedar meisce  c m uólta  c m udallta  c m uhe got drunk bhí sé ar meisce, fuair sé óltachthey got drunk on whiskey bhí siad ólta ar uisce beatha, bhí siad dallta ag fuiscethey got him drunk chaoch siad é, dhall siad é, líon siad le hól édrunk on duty ar meisce ar dualgas 2 adjective (of behaviour) drunkenmeisciúil adj2  c m udrunk high jinks macnas meisciúil, fíbín óil
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3 adjective in grip of strong emotionshe's drunk with power tá a cloigeann tógtha ag an gcumhacht, tá an chumhacht ar shiúl sa chloigeann aici, tá an chumhacht imithe sa cheann aicihe felt drunk with rage bhí sé spréachta, bhí sé ar mire le cantal 4 noun usually pejorative habitual drinkermeisceoir pejorative masc3  c m upótaire pejorative masc4  c m udruncaeir pejorative masc3 5 noun person who is drunk
► (woman)
bean mheiscebean ólta
► (man)
fear meisce  c m ufear ólta
phrases

(as) drunk as a lord

(also

(as) drunk as a skunk

) chomh hólta le gadaíchomh dallta le píobairehe was drunk as a lord bhí sé ar a chaor, bhí sé dú-ólta, ní raibh cos faoi, ní raibh steár aige

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