Ebriosity

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ebriosity Addiction to drink; habitual drunkenness.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n ebriosity Habitual drunkenness.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. ebriositas, from ebriousus, given to drinking, fr. ebrius,. See Ebriety

Usage

In literature:

Of all ebriosity, who does not prefer to be intoxicated by the air he breathes?
"Walden, and On The Duty Of Civil Disobedience" by Henry David Thoreau
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