Intoxicant

Intoxicant,

Definition of Intoxicant:

  1. Medicine: Substance that poisons or produces symptoms of poisoning in a body. From Greek toxicon, poison.

  2. An intoxicating substance.

  3. General: Substance which when taken into a body by one mean or another produces a condition of diminished mental and physical ability, hyperexcitability, or stupefaction. Commonly, a beverage is classified as an intoxicating when its alcoholic content is 0.5 percent or more.

Synonyms of Intoxicant

Alcoholic drink, Strong drink, Drink, Liquor, Intoxicant

How to use Intoxicant in a sentence?

  1. Intoxicants and drugs are used by some to escape physical or psychological pain.

Meaning of Intoxicant & Intoxicant Definition