AskDefine | Define bacchic

Dictionary Definition

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

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. Of or relating to Bacchus; hence, jovial, or riotous,with intoxication.


Extensive Definition

Bacchus may refer to:


See also

bacchic in German: Bacchus (Begriffsklärung)
bacchic in Japanese: バッカス
bacchic in Hebrew: בקכוס
bacchic in Dutch: Bacchus

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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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