crapulous

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Crapulent \Crap"u*lent\ (-lent), Crapulous \Crap"u*lous\ (-l?s), a. [L. crapulentus, crapulosus: cf. F. crapuleux.] Surcharged with liquor; sick from excessive indulgence in liquor; drunk; given to excesses. [R.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

crapulous

adjective

1: suffering from excessive eating or drinking; "crapulent sleep"; "a crapulous stomach" [syn: {crapulent}, {crapulous}]

2: given to gross intemperance in eating or drinking; "a crapulous old reprobate"


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