noun. ['ˌɪnˌtɑːksəˈkeɪʃən'] a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of alcohol.
- temporary state
Words that Rhyme with Intoxication
Example sentences of the word intoxication
1. Noun, singular or mass
Have you ever felt that you had some sort of sugar intoxication?
Quotes containing the word intoxication
1. For art to exist, for any sort of aesthetic activity to exist, a certain physiological precondition is indispensable: intoxication.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
2. Reality doesn't impress me. I only believe in intoxication, in ecstasy, and when ordinary life shackles me, I escape, one way or another. No more walls.
- Anaïs Nin, Incest: From a Journal of Love
3. The flesh surrenders itself. Eternity takes back its own. Our bodies stirred these waters briefly, danced with a certain intoxication before the love of life and self, dealt with a few strange ideas, then submitted to the instruments of Time. What can we say of this? I occurred. I am not...yet, I occurred.
- Frank Herbert, Dune Messiah
noun. ['ˌɪnˌtɑːksəˈkeɪʃən'] excitement and elation beyond the bounds of sobriety.
noun. ['ˌɪnˌtɑːksəˈkeɪʃən'] the physiological state produced by a poison or other toxic substance.
- paraquat poisoning
- mercury poisoning
- physiological condition
- caffeine intoxication
- physical condition
- carbon monoxide poisoning
- pesticide poisoning
- cyanide poisoning
- physiological state
- salicylate poisoning
- alkali poisoning
- nicotine poisoning
- naphthalene poisoning