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Definition of "bacchanalian" [bac•cha•na•li•an]

  • Alternative capitalization of Bacchanalian (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bacchanalian" in a sentence
  • "Not only has the show reached its 15th anniversary but tonight also brings the return of the annual jamboree Hollyoaks Later, during which Hollyoaks gets to pretend it is Skins: showing flesh, gleefully swearing and generally revelling in the bacchanalian Arcadia that is post-watershed E4."
  • "But in appearance he still ruled, dozing oft-times at the board, a bacchanalian ruin, yet in all seeming the ruler of the feast."
  • "At a bacchanalian soiree thrown by students from Johns Hopkins University, for example, Kate nursed one glass of wine the entire evening."