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Drunk is the past participle of the verb 'drink'.
Drunk is also an adjective. If someone is drunk, they have drunk too much alcohol and are not in complete control of their behaviour.
When someone drinks too much alcohol and loses control of their behaviour, you say that they get drunk.
Drunken has the same meaning as 'drunk' but it is only used in front of a noun. You do not say that someone 'is drunken'.
You use drunken rather than 'drunk' to describe the behaviour of people who are drunk.
You also use drunken rather than 'drunk' to describe people who are often drunk.
|Adj.||1.||drunken - given to or marked by the consumption of alcohol; "a bibulous fellow"; "a bibulous evening"; "his boozy drinking companions"; "thick boozy singing"; "a drunken binge"; "two drunken gentlemen holding each other up"; "sottish behavior"|
a drunken old man → un viejo borracho
her drunken husband → el borracho de su marido
drunken driving → conducir or (LAm) manejar en estado de embriaguez
a drunken party → una juerga
in a drunken rage → en un ataque de furia provocado por el alcohol
in a drunken state → borracho
in a drunken stupor → flotando en los vapores del alcohol