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drunk

back formation; verb
to drink with the sole purpose of reaching the state of drunk
 
often used humorously to emphasize the nature of inebriation reached. Distinguishes alcohol use from casual drinking and the intent to get wasted.
Etymology : backformation from state reached “drunk”
Source : “It’s been a rough week. Forget drinking, tonight I’m drunking.” – student, from Fall 2013
Last modified: 5 December 2013


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