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tipsy

tip·sy

tipsy

 
pronunciation:
tIp si
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
inflections: tipsier, tipsiest
definition 1: slightly drunk or unsteady from drinking.
similar words:
intoxicated, tight
definition 2: caused or marked by intoxication.
a tipsy grin
definition 3: liable to tip over; crooked or uneven.
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derivations: tipsily (adv.), tipsiness (n.)