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Bacchanalian vs. Debauchery

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Bacchanalianadjective

Of or pertaining to the festival of Bacchus; relating to or given to reveling and drunkenness.

‘Even bacchanalian madness has its charms.’;

Debaucherynoun

Indulgence in sensual pleasures; scandalous activities involving sex, alcohol, or drugs without inhibition.

Bacchanaliannoun

A bacchanal; a drunken reveler.

Debaucherynoun

(archaic) Seduction from duty.

Bacchanalianadjective

used of riotously drunken merrymaking;

‘a night of bacchanalian revelry’; ‘carousing bands of drunken soldiers’; ‘orgiastic festivity’;

Debaucherynoun

Corruption of fidelity; seduction from virtue, duty, or allegiance.

‘The republic of Paris will endeavor to complete the debauchery of the army.’;

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Debaucherynoun

Excessive indulgence of the appetites; especially, excessive indulgence of lust; intemperance; sensuality; habitual lewdness.

‘Oppose . . . debauchery by temperance.’;

Debaucherynoun

a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity

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