BESOTTED: Synonyms and Related Words. What is Another Word for BESOTTED?

Need another word that means the same as “besotted”? Find 41 synonyms for “besotted” in this overview.

The synonyms of “Besotted” are: blind drunk, blotto, cockeyed, crocked, fuddled, loaded, pie-eyed, pissed, pixilated, plastered, slopped, sloshed, smashed, soaked, soused, sozzled, squiffy, stiff, tight, wet, infatuated with, smitten with, in love with, hopelessly in love with, passionate about, devoted to, doting on, very attracted to, very taken with, charmed by, captivated by, under someone's spell, intoxicated, inebriated, drunken, befuddled, incapable, tipsy, the worse for drink, under the influence, maudlin

Besotted as an Adjective

Definitions of "Besotted" as an adjective

According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “besotted” as an adjective can have the following definitions:

  • Strongly infatuated.
  • Very drunk.
  • Intoxicated; drunk.

Synonyms of "Besotted" as an adjective (41 Words)

befuddledUnable to think clearly; confused or perplexed.
The wino s poor befuddled mind.
blind drunkUnable or unwilling to perceive or understand.
blottoExtremely drunk.
We got blotto.
captivated byStrongly attracted.
charmed byFilled with wonder and delight.
cockeyedTurned or twisted toward one side.
That s a cockeyed idea.
crockedVery drunk.
He replaced the crocked captain early in the game.
devoted toDedicated exclusively to a purpose or use.
doting onExtravagantly or foolishly loving and indulgent.
drunkenGiven to or marked by the consumption of alcohol.
The man s drunken slurred speech.
fuddledConfused or stupefied, especially as a result of drinking alcohol.
Benjamin was trying to clear his drink fuddled brain.
hopelessly in love withBeyond hope of management or reform.
in love withDirected or bound inward.
incapableNot having the temperament or inclination for.
With the battery removed the car was incapable of being driven.
inebriatedDrunk; intoxicated.
I got mildly inebriated.
infatuated withMarked by foolish or unreasoning fondness.
intoxicatedDrunk or under the influence of drugs.
Felt intoxicated by her success.
loadedCharged with ammunition.
She doesn t really have to work they re loaded.
maudlin(of a book, film, or song) highly sentimental.
A maudlin jukebox tune.
passionate aboutHaving or expressing strong emotions.
pie-eyedVery drunk.
pixilatedVery drunk.
plastered(of hair) made smooth by applying a sticky or glossy substance.
I went out and got totally plastered.
sloppedVery drunk.
sloshedVery drunk.
I drank a lot of wine and got sloshed.
smashedViolently or badly broken or shattered.
When they go back to the barracks the single men get smashed.
smitten withMarked by foolish or unreasoning fondness.
soakedVery drunk.
Rain soaked streets.
sozzledVery drunk.
A permanently sozzled woman.
squiffySlightly drunk.
The graphics make your eyes go squiffy.
stiffNot moving as freely as is usual or desirable; difficult to turn or operate.
A stiff black collar.
the worse for drinkChanged for the worse in health or fitness.
tightOf a community or other group of people having close relations tight knit.
Tight security.
tipsySlightly intoxicated.
A tipsy boat.
under someone's spellLower in rank, power, or authority.
under the influenceLower in rank, power, or authority.
very attracted toBeing the exact same one; not any other.
very taken withPrecisely as stated.
wet(of paint, ink, plaster, or a similar substance) not yet having dried or hardened.
A wet bathing suit.

Usage Examples of "Besotted" as an adjective

  • He became besotted with a local barmaid.

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