Intoxication is a related term of inebriety.
As nouns the difference between intoxication and inebriety
is that intoxication
is a poisoning, as by a spirituous or a narcotic substance while inebriety
is the state of being inebriated; inebriation, drunkenness.
A poisoning, as by a spirituous or a narcotic substance.
The state of being intoxicated or drunk; inebriation; ebriety; drunkenness; the act of intoxicating or making drunk.
A high excitement of mind; an elation which rises to enthusiasm, frenzy, or madness.
- He suffered acute intoxication from the combined effects of several drugs.
The state of being inebriated; inebriation, drunkenness.
* Oxford English Dictionary , 2nd ed., 1989.