To dream of being drunk represents going overboard with your ideas, interests, or a situation. Being so focused with something you like that you may have embarrassed yourself with it. Spontaneous and wild behavior. Being drunk in a dream may also reflect issues with trying to escape reality with excessive behavior in some manner. Anger or abusive behavior that is excessive. Power trips over others that causes serious relationship or professional problems.
Negatively, being drunk may point to carelessness or a loss of self-control. A sign that you need to be a little more moderate with your ideas or interests. Feeling like a loser who got out of control. Anxiety about looking like you are incompetent or bumbling at something. Wild lifestyles. Speaking too much and saying these you may regret. Embarrassing yourself acting too wild or spontaneous. Allowing emotions to overpower your rational thinking.
People who survive deprivation of some kind often dream of being drunk while in recovery.
Example: A man dreamed of being totally drunk. In waking life he felt he totally embarrassed himself liking an older women too much.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing a drunken crow. In waking life she was embarrassed that she may have talked too much at a party and annoyed people.
Example 3: A man dreamed of seeing people drunk. In waking life he had actually seen all these people the day before at a funeral and his opinion of them was that they were all people with crazy lifestyles doing lots of drugs.
Example 4: A man dreamed of getting drunk and talking to people. In waking life he went overboard making promises he couldn't keep.