bacchanalianism


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Related to bacchanalianism: bacchic

bacchanalianism

(ˌbækəˈneɪlɪənɪzəm)
n
formal the practice of bacchanalian behaviour; drunken revelry

bacchanalianism

1. a devotion to drunken revelry and carousal in honor of Bacchus.
2. a dedication to such behavior on other occasions. — bacchanalian, n., adj.
See also: Alcohol