Synonyms of intoxicating


1. elate, lift up, uplift, pick up, intoxicate, stimulate, shake, shake up, excite, stir

usage: fill with high spirits; fill with optimism; "Music can uplift your spirits"

2. intoxicate, soak, inebriate, affect

usage: make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)

3. intoxicate, poison

usage: have an intoxicating effect on, of a drug


1. intoxicant, intoxicating, alcoholic (vs. nonalcoholic)

usage: causing

2. heady, intoxicating, exciting (vs. unexciting)

usage: extremely exciting as if by alcohol or a narcotic

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Definition and meaning of intoxicating (Dictionary)