1. Making drunk; intoxicating. 2. An intoxicant, such as alcohol. [see inebriety]

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ine·bri·ant in-'ē-brē-ənt n INTOXICANT
inebriant adj

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in·e·bri·ant (in-eґbre-ənt) [L. inebriare to make drunk] 1. causing inebriation. 2. an agent that causes inebriation.

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  • Inebriant — In*e bri*ant, n. Anything that intoxicates, as opium, alcohol, etc.; an intoxicant. Smart. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Inebriant — In*e bri*ant, a. [L. inebrians, p. pr. of inebriare. See {Inebriate}.] Intoxicating. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inebriant — [in ē′brē ənt] adj., n. [L inebrians, prp. of inebriare] INTOXICANT …   English World dictionary

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