in·tox·i·ca·tion /ɪnˌtɑksəˈkeʃən/ 名詞
1. Med. A poisoning, as by a alcoholic or a narcotic substance.
2. The state of being intoxicated or drunk; inebriation; ebriety; drunkenness; the act of intoxicating or making drunk.
2. A high excitement of mind; an elation which rises to enthusiasm, frenzy, or madness.
That secret intoxication of pleasure. --Spectator.
Syn: -- Drunkenness; inebriation; inebriety; ebriety; infatuation; delirium. See Drunkenness.
n 1: the physiological state produced by a poison or other toxic
substance [syn: poisoning, toxic condition]
2: a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of
alcohol [syn: drunkenness, inebriation, inebriety, tipsiness]
3: excitement and elation beyond the bounds of sobriety; "the
intoxication of wealth and power"