three sheets to the wind
phrasal see three sheets in the wind

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • three sheets to the wind — old fashioned + humorous : very drunk When he staggered out of the bar, he was three sheets to the wind. • • • Main Entry: ↑sheet three sheets to the wind see ↑sheet, 2 • • • Main Entry: ↑three three sheets to the wind …   Useful english dictionary

  • three\ sheets\ to\ the\ wind — • three sheets in the wind • three sheets to the wind adj. phr. informal Unsteady from too much liquor; drunk. The sailor came down the street, three sheets in the wind …   Словарь американских идиом

  • three sheets to the wind — If someone is three sheets to the wind, they are drunk …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • three sheets to the wind — adjective Drunk. That late in the evening, he was three sheets to the wind and had long since stopped making sense. Syn: four sheets to the wind …   Wiktionary

  • three sheets to the wind — very drunk, plastered, pissed to the gills    The Captain was three sheets to the wind staggering …   English idioms

  • three sheets to the wind — unsteady from too much liquor, drunk I saw him walking down the street last night but he seemed to have three sheets to the wind …   Idioms and examples

  • three sheets to the wind —    If someone is three sheets to the wind, they are drunk.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • three sheets to the wind — Phrs. Drunk, very intoxicated. E.g. She was three sheets to the wind and still downing gin and tonics quicker than they could pour them …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • Three sheets to the wind —   If someone is three sheets to the wind, they are drunk …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • three sheets to the wind — ► two (or three) sheets to the wind informal drunk. Main Entry: ↑sheet …   English terms dictionary

  • three sheets (to the wind) — Go to three sheets in the wind …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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