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Bacchanalia
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Bacchic definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

BAC'CHIC, a. Jovial; drunken; mad with intoxication.
2. Relating to Bacchus, the god of wine; as, a bacchic feast or song; bacchic mysteries.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: used of riotously drunken merrymaking; "a night of bacchanalian revelry"; "carousing bands of drunken soldiers"; "orgiastic festivity" [syn: bacchanalian, bacchanal, bacchic, carousing, orgiastic]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Usage: often capitalized Date: 1669 of, relating to, or suggestive of Bacchus or the Bacchanalia ; bacchanalian

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. = BACCHANAL adj. Etymology: L bacchicus f. Gk bakkhikos of Bacchus

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Bacchic Bac"chic, Bacchical Bac"chic*al, a. [L. Bacchicus, Gr. ?] Of or relating to Bacchus; hence, jovial, or riotous,with intoxication.

Moby Thesaurus

Dionysiac, amok, berserk, corybantic, desperate, frantic, frenetic, frenzied, furious, like one possessed, mad, madding, maenadic, maniac, maniacal, rabid, raging, ranting, raving, raving mad, running wild, stark-raving mad, uncontrollable, violent, wild



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