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1. intoxicating

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈtɑːksɪˌkeɪtɪŋ'] extremely exciting as if by alcohol or a narcotic.

Synonyms

  • heady

Antonyms

  • unstimulating
  • unsexy

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Words that Rhyme with Intoxicating

  • abating
  • abbreviating
  • abdicating
  • abducting
  • abducting
  • abetting
  • aborting
  • abrogating
  • abutting
  • accelerating
  • accenting
  • accentuating
  • accepting
  • accepting
  • accommodating
  • accosting
  • accrediting
  • accumulating
  • acquitting
  • acting

Example sentences of the word intoxicating


1. Adjective
The intoxicating feelings of a new relationship are hard to match.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
It's not fall without the intoxicating aroma of a candle wafting through your home.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Its flowers and leaves emit an intoxicating citrus scent and make excellent teas, herbal jellies and potpourri bases.

Quotes containing the word intoxicating


1. Light is meaningful only in relation to darkness, and truth presupposes error. It is these mingled opposites which people our life, which make it pungent, intoxicating. We only exist in terms of this conflict, in the zone where black and white clash.
- Louis Aragon

2. If I were to wish for anything, I should not wish for wealth and power, but for the passionate sense of the potential, for the eye which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible. Pleasure disappoints, possibility never. And what wine is so sparkling, what so fragrant, what so intoxicating, as possibility!
- Søren Kierkegaard, Either/Or: A Fragment of Life

3. Don’t worry if people think you’re crazy. You are crazy. You have that kind of intoxicating insanity that lets other people dream outside of the lines and become who they’re destined to be.
- Jennifer Elisabeth, Born Ready: Unleash Your Inner Dream Girl

2. intoxicating

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈtɑːksɪˌkeɪtɪŋ'] causing.

Synonyms

  • intoxicant

Antonyms

  • uninteresting
  • unprovocative
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